Discussion in 'Stamp Chat' started by Makanudo, Jul 5, 2016.
My favourite horse stamp set:
One of my favourite
threads, as I collect horses of all types.
Here is a cover from Ukraine, and some of my favourite ones featuring the "Brown Ribbon" annual race in Germany, in the 1940s. There was usually a special stamp and postmark for each year.
Then there two stamps of champion Australian racehorse Winx, winner of 33 races straight, including the top tier of 25 Group Ones.
Grand Prix of the GDR; issued July 22nd,1958;
Here is Secretariat, 1972 Triple Crown winner. Won the Belmont Stakes by something like 30 lengths!
Post-rider and post-milestone,18th Century; issued Nov.17th,1959;
from a set of 2;
issued July 15th,1964; from a set of 6;
Issued July 15th,1964,from a se-tenant bloc of 6,commemorating
the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
issued March 2nd,1995 (Lunar New Year,from a set of 12)
Look at him run LOL
Military (Modern Pentathlon) World Championship,issued Sept.15th,1965; from a set of 5;
Starting to convert my Bhutan stamps into a collection,I came across
a sheetlet,showing horses:
issued Nov.16th,1999 (part I of 3)
(part II of 3)
(part III of 3)
Here is the Australian Black Caviar, unbeaten in all 25 starts, including 15 Group One wins, and the Goodwood Stakes in England in 2012.
Separate names with a comma.