Not issued for the same occasion,but very close to the date of the
first (german) stamps,what were issued on Nov.1st,1849.
issued Oct.16th,1981 (from a set of 3);
Road-bridges in Mauritius:
25 C.: Hesketh Bell Bridge,a small bridge leading to the waterfall
of the same name.
50 C.: Sir...
100th anniversary of the first stamps in Germany (Bavaria).
I thought we had a similar thread like "stamps on stamps" before,
but I could not find one.
This stamp for sure is not the first commemorating...
10th anniversary of liberation from japanese rule,
issued Aug.15th,1955."Gate of Independence"
definitives issued April 1st - Sept.16th,1943 (part I of 2)
Marion Gräfin (countess) Dönhoff was born in Eastern-Prussia on
her family´s castle (Schloß Friederichstein,near Königsberg).
She grew up...
The shown "stamp" from the Philippines has an interesting history.
It was planned for 1968,but was never issued.
The (philippine) Secretary of Public...
Michel Germany does not list such "stamps".
But they are listed in Michel Deutschland-Spezial volume I at the very
end of the catalogue.
See also post #156
Same type of cancels exists for a number of cities.Among these also
Braunau am Inn,Hitler´s birthplace.
Problem with such cancels is,that there are...
The Mandrare Bridge crosses the Mandrare River in the south-west
The road-bridge was opened in 1958 and,if this information...
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