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

Birds on Stamps – Namibia 2012

Birds on Stamps – Namibia 2012

Namibia issued a set of definitive stamps on Birds in 2012. Few stamps used on cover are shown below. Birds are Ruppell’s Parrot, Ruppell’s Bustard, Rockrunner

ROCKRUNNER
ROCKRUNNER
RUPELL'S PARROT,RUPELL'S BUSTARD
RUPELL’S PARROT,RUPELL’S BUSTARD

2012 London Olympics 35 Days to go- Stamps on Barcelona 1992- Namibia

2012 London Olympics 35 Days to go- Stamps  on Barcelona 1992- Namibia

Namibia  issued Miniature sheet of Four stamps  to mark the XXV Olympic Games held in Barcelona , Spain in Jul 1992. Se-tenant Stamps issued on Swimming, Athletics & Olympic Stadium.

Stamps on Eagles of Namibia

Stamps on Eagles of Namibia 

Namibia issued a set of Four stamps on Eagles on 02 Feb 2009. A FDC with four stamps is listed below. The species on stamps are

Tawny Eagle  – Wingspan of 1.8 m and weighs around 3 kgs,found in Central & Northern Namibia

Martial inopen woodlands and acacia Savannahs.(Registered Non standard Mail Stamp).

Martial  Eagle  (N$ 4.10)-Wingspan of 2.6 m and weighs around 6 kg, Most Powerful Eagles in the World.

Verreaux’s Eagle or Black Eagle – (N$ 4.60 ) -Habitat is Mountains -Wingspan 2.3m and weighs 6 Kgs.

The Bateleur  (Postcard rate stamp) -Medium sized wingspsan1.8 m and weighs 3 kgs . Found in wilderness and feeds on small mammals and birds.

African Fish Eagle ( On the FDC) – National Bird of Namibia -A Poweful and Majestic raptor with a wingspan of 2.4m and weighs around 3.5kgs. White head, Chestnut Belly and dark wings.

Millennium 2000 FDC’s Namibia – FDC’s of World

Millennium 2000  FDC’s  Namibia – FDC’s of World

Namibia  issued stamps to mark the Millennium 2000. FDC issued on 01 Jan 2000.A Beautiful Stamp showing  Sunrise over Namibia on 01 Jan 2000.