Post Card Augrabies Falls National Park – South Africa

Post Card Augrabies Falls National Park- South  Africa

A Beautiful Pre Paid post card issued by South Africa 0n 01 Jul 1992 on Augrabies Falls National Park. These falls 60m in height are on Orange river.

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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

Steam Engines on Stamps – Southern Rhodesia

Steam Engines on Stamps – Southern Rhodesia

A Stamp issued to commemorate the Coronation of KG VI shows the Monarch and a steam engine over Victoria Falls Bridge.

Maxim Card – Iceland – National Park

Maxim Card – Iceland – National Park

Iceland Issued a stamp on Skaftafell National Park which is ICELAND’s second largest National Park. A Maxim card with 10k Stamp is shown. The Park in South Iceland has a Valley , Mountain , Glacier and Waterfall.

Pictorial Cancellations – India – Inaugural Cover

Pictorial Cancellations – India – Inaugural Cover
The Inaugural cover of Pictorial Cancellation  on Courtallam  (Tamil Nadu) dated 01 Aug  1977.  Cover illustration shows Temple at Courtallam and Pictorial Cancellation shows Waterfall.

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First Zimbabwe Definitive issue – FDC

First Zimbabwe Definitive issue – FDC

Once it was decided to change the name of Country to Zimbabwe a new set of Definitives was released on 18 April 1980 known as First Zimbabwe Definitive Issue . These themes and denominations are identical to Fourth Rhodesia Definitive issue. The stamps were on three themes Gem Stones, Animals and WaterFalls

Gemstones

!c – Morganite , 3c – Amethyst , 4c  – Garnet , 5c – Citrine or Yellow Quartz,  7c – Blue Topaz.

Animals

9c – Black Rhinoceros , 11c – Lion , 13c – Warthog , 15c – Giraffe , 17c – Zebra

Waterfalls

21c – Odzani Falls , 25c – Goba Falls ,30c  -Inyangomba Falls , $1 – Bridal Veil Falls , $2 – Victoria Falls.

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