Werner Salentin's Recent Activity

  1. Werner Salentin attached a file to the thread National Parks of Japan.

    [ATTACH] set issued July 15th,1950;print 500.000 sets s.s. print 200.000 [ATTACH] [ATTACH] The back of the folder shows the sale price...

    Japan 502B.jpg Japan 502.jpg Japan 502C.jpg Jul 12, 2020 at 7:14 AM
  2. Werner Salentin attached a file to the thread Famous Women.

    [ATTACH] Clara Josephine Zetkin (1857-1933),born as C.J.Eißner in Saxony, was socialist/communist politician "of the first hour". She was...

    Frauen DDR 476.jpg Frauen DDR 1558.jpg Frauen DDR 592.jpg Jul 12, 2020 at 5:36 AM
  3. Werner Salentin attached a file to the thread Bridges: Connecting People.

    [ATTACH] The Gertrauden-Bridge in the centre of Berlin (East) was built in 1895/96.It was a road-bridge on the Reichs-Strasse no.1,today...

    Brücken DDR 2972.jpg Jul 12, 2020 at 5:02 AM
  4. Werner Salentin liked Gunny's post in the thread Musical Instruments on Stamps.

    Here's the only two that I have. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    1372 WC Handy Father of the Blues 6C.jpg 1614 Marching Music 7.7C.jpg Jul 12, 2020 at 12:54 AM
  5. Werner Salentin liked Molokai's post in the thread Musical Instruments on Stamps.

    The flugelhorn is truly a betwixt-and-between instrument. Of course, there are dozens of varieties of brass instruments. The flugelhorn is...

    FlugelhornStamp.jpg BbFlugelhorn.jpg Jul 12, 2020 at 12:54 AM
  6. Werner Salentin liked Molokai's post in the thread National, Regional and Local Holidays on Stamps.

    A new topical (I think). It would be nice to learn about country-region-city specific holidays and see them on stamps! Sechseläuten – A...

    Sechselauten.jpg Jul 12, 2020 at 12:53 AM
  7. Werner Salentin liked BettyBoop's post in the thread National, Regional and Local Holidays on Stamps.

    aah, a local holiday. In Melbourne, Australia, the first Tuesday in November is Melbourne Cup Day, apparently the first day in the world to...

    IMG_0001.jpg Jul 12, 2020 at 12:53 AM
  8. Werner Salentin liked Molokai's post in the thread Musical Instruments on Stamps.

    The trombone. Usually associated with Swing and Jazz, it often is scored for symphonic/classical music. [ATTACH]

    Ttombone.jpg Jul 10, 2020 at 1:07 PM
  9. Werner Salentin attached a file to the thread South Korea the Hwan-periode (1953-1962).

    [ATTACH] Red Cross,issued Aug.1st,1953; (the Korean War was not over yet)

    Ko 165.jpg Jul 10, 2020 at 8:20 AM
  10. Werner Salentin attached a file to the thread Musical Instruments on Stamps.

    [ATTACH] issued Oct.5th,1973 20 Pfg. hurdy-gurdy 30 Pfg, drum 40 Pfg. lute 70 Pfg. organ

    Instrumente Berlin 459.jpg Jul 10, 2020 at 8:15 AM
  11. Werner Salentin attached a file to the thread Let's see some stamps depicting toys..

    [ATTACH] Tin toys,issued Oct.2nd/Nov.13th,1969. James had shown the corresponding set from the FRG before. This one is from Berlin (West).

    Spielzeug Berlin 348.jpg Jul 9, 2020 at 1:22 PM
  12. Werner Salentin replied to the thread Lets see stamps with modern era Naval Ships.

    As far as I know the Tirpitz and the Bismarck were excellent ships. But lacking the necessary air-defence,they were not of much use. The US...

    Jul 9, 2020 at 12:48 PM
  13. Werner Salentin replied to the thread Lets see stamps with modern era Naval Ships.

    Molokai,I do not know,what you are refering to. Far from having any deep knowledge,I just had a look at the listing of the german...

    Jul 9, 2020 at 4:24 AM
  14. Werner Salentin attached a file to the thread Lets see stamps with modern era Naval Ships.

    [ATTACH] "Großlinienschiff" (battleship) "Friederich der Große" was one of the warships,where in 1917 revolts against the bad treatment of...

    KS DDR 1308.jpg Jul 8, 2020 at 12:43 PM
  15. Werner Salentin liked BettyBoop's post in the thread Lets see stamps with modern era Naval Ships.

    [ATTACH] Hi all, here is a mini sheet issued 1989 showing HMAS Sydney (light cruiser) and SMS Emden. In 1914 this was Australia's first...

    IMG_0001.jpg Jul 8, 2020 at 12:10 PM