Birds Of Himalayas – Golden naped Finch – By India Post

Birds Of Himalayas – Golden naped Finch – By India Post

The golden – naped Finch is a species of finch in the Fringillidae family.  It is found in Bhutan, China, India,  Myammar & Nepal.

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Birds Of Himalayas – Black-eared Shrike babbler – By India Post

Birds Of Himalayas – Black-eared Shrike babbler – By India Post

The Black-eared Shrike babbler is a bird species traditionally considered an aberrant Old World babbler and placed in the family Timaliidae. It is found in Bhutan, China, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myammar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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Special Cover carried from Leh to Siachen Glacier, FLB by Cheetah Helicopter – By India Post

Special Cover carried from Leh to Siachen Glacier, FLB by Cheetah Helicopter – By India Post

This cover was carried from Leh to Siachen Glacier, FLB by Cheetah Helicopter on 4th October 2011 by GOC in C Northern Command & CPMG, J&K Circle.

The carried cover is also available with the signatures of Chief PMG, J&K and Army commander Northern command, who carried the covers to Siachen Glacier from Leh and re leased them at Siachen Glacier. The cover was carried thro Army helicopters.

Issued during Philately Exhibition Siachen Base Camp c/o 56 APO

Date Of Issue:-04.10.2011.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conquest Of Mt.Everest Without Border Slate Big Cover with Block of 4’s – Private First day Cover 1953

Conquest Of Mt.Everest Without Border Slate Big Cover with Block of 4’s – 2As & 14As – Private First day Cover 1953

Picture Of Himalayan Mountain Range including Mt. Everest with Photos of conquering Heroes Edmund Hillary on Left and Tenzing Norgay on right in small circle. Legend on Top left is First Day of issue and at bottom India Conquest of Mount Everest, Slate & brown

Cancellation :- Official Cancellation Of Bombay G.P.O.

By BDS Production

Date Of Cancellation;-02.10.1953.

Mt Everset Private FDC 1953

Miniature Sheet – Switzerland -150th Anniversary Swiss alpine Club

Miniature Sheet – Switzerland – 150th Anniversary Swiss alpine Club

A Miniature sheet was issued by Switzerland on 07 Mar 2013 on 150th Anniversary Swiss alpine Club. It contains four stamps.

Stamps on Swiss Alpine Club-ISG

Miniature Sheet – Switzerland – Matter Valley

Miniature Sheet – Switzerland – Matter Valley

A Miniature sheet was issued by Switzerland on 14 Nov 2013 on Matter Valley. Matter Valley is located in Pennine Alps in Southwestern Switzerland in the Canton of Valais and is drained by Matter Vispa a tributary of Rhone.

Stamps of Switzerland-Matter valley - ISG

Stamps on Namib Desert – Namibia

Stamps on Namib Desert – Namibia

The Namib desert is a region of contrasts from coast to inland mountains to sand dunes.

A set of four stamps were issued on this region.

30c- Sossusviel- Dunes surronding Tsauchab river & Naukluft Mountains.

40c- Blutkuppe – Blutkuppe or blood hillock is a granite mountain.

65c -Homeb -Landscape around river Kulseb with acacia trees variety of Birds and dunes.

85c -Moon Landscape -Desert Canyon

Gazelle Oryx is featured on the cover.

 

Stamps on Desert Scenery

Stamps on Mountains Of Namibia

Stamps on Mountains of Namibia

Namibia consists mainly of elevated plateau between 900 to 1200 metres above mean sea level.

A set of Four stamps were released on Mountains of  Namibia  by Namibia on 01 Jul 1991. A FDC with four stamps is listed .

20c- Karas Mountains     25c-  Gamsberg Mountain         45c-Brukkaros Mountain            60c- Erongo Mountain

 

Stamps on Mountains of Namibia -ISG

France Mountains- Sheetlet -2013

France Mountains- Sheetlet -2013

France issued a set of Eight (8) sheetlets on mountains in 2013 containing Six (6) self adhesive stamps in each sheetlet.One sheetlet on Central Massif Ranges is shown below.

Sheetlet Mountains- France 2013-ISG

APS Covers –Golden Jubilee 311 Mountain Brigade- Jan 2014

APS Covers –Golden Jubilee 311 Mountain Brigade- Jan 2014

New APS Cover issued during Jan 2014

APS Covers –Golden Jubilee 311 Mountain Brigade- Jan 2014

Issued on 01 Jan 2014.  Serial no 01/2014.

APS Cover--Dec 13-ISG