Friday, March 25, 2016

Cuba 1940, Cuban Medical Review, 1840 - 1940, 2 c

Cuba stamp 1940
The 100th anniversary of the Publication 
of First Cuban Medical Review
1840-1940  Centenario de su Publicacion
Dr Nicolas Gutierrez Repertorio Medico Habanero  
2 c - Correos

Cuba 1940, Tax Stamp, Health, Protecting Children, 1 c

Cuba stamp 1940
Postal Tax Stamp
Tuberculosis
Health, Protecting Children
Pro Hospitales Infantiles Consejo 
Nacional De TuberCulosis ?
1 c

Cuba 1939, Havana Tobacco, 1 c

Cuba stamp 1939
Havana Tobacco Industry
Tabaco Habano
1 correos

Cuba 1951, Palacio de Comunicaciones, 1 c

Cuba stamp 1951
Palacio de Comunicaciones
1 c - Correos 

France 2008, France-Israel, 0,85

France stamp 2008 
The 60th Anniversary of Diplomatic 
Connections with Israel 
Joint Issue with Israel
0,85

Austria 2007, Flowers, Waldrebe, 140

Austria (Osterreich) stamp 2007
Flowers
Waldrebe (forest vine or Clematis) 
140

Germany 2008, Carl Spitzweg, 55

Germany (Deutschland) stamp 2008
The 200th Anniversary of the Birth of 
Carl Spitzweg 1808 - 1885
55

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Portugal 2007, Ismaili Community, i 20 grs

Portugal stamp 2007
Comunidade Ismaili
The Ismaili Community in Portugal
1957 - Imamat De S. A. Aga Khan - 2007
i 20 grs

Taiwan 2008, Puppet Theatre, Warrior, Toys, 5

 
Taiwan stamp 2008 
Taiwanese Puppet Theatre
5
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Taiwan stamp 2008 
Taiwanese Puppet Theatre
5

Japan 2001, Hokkaido, Yellow Flowers, 50

Japan (Nippon) stamp 2001
Hokkaido
Yellow flowers in front of mountains 
50
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Hokkaido, formerly known as Ezo, Yezo, Yeso, or Yesso, is the 2nd largest island of Japan.

Japan 2009, Wedding of Emperor of Japan, Folding Fan, 80

Japan (Nippon) stamp 2009
The 50th Anniversary of the Wedding of 
the Emperor and the Empress of Japan
Japanese fold out fan - 80

USA 2015, Elvis Presley, Forever

USA stamp 2015
Elvis Presley
Forever a first class stamp

USA 2015, Black Heritage, Robert Taylor, Forever

USA stamp 2015
Black Heritage
Robert Robinson Taylor
Forever a first class stamp
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Robert Robinson Taylor (June 8, 1868 – December 13, 1942) was an American architect; by some accounts the first accredited African-American architect. He was also the first African-American student enrolled at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1888. 

USA 2014, Abraham Lincoln, 21 cents

USA stamp 2014
Abraham Lincoln, 21 cents

USA 1974, Christmas, Currier and Ives, Horse and Sleigh, 10

USA stamp 1974
Christmas
Currier and Ives
Horse and Sleigh, 10

USA 1974, Christmas Precanceled, Peace on Earth, 10 c

USA stamp 1974
Christmas Precanceled
Peace on Earth, 10 c

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Uganda 2015, Pope Francis, 1,900

Uganda stamp 2015
Pope Francis' visit to Uganda
November 2015, 1,900

South Africa - Suid Afrika - 1935, Impala, Antelope, 1/2 d


South Africa - Suid Afrika stamps 1935
Impala, Antelope, 1/2 d
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I believe these were first printed in 1926.  But they were printed in many different years.  

Russia 2015, Soccer, Football, FIFA World Cup 2018

Russia stamp 2015
Soccer, Football
FIFA World Cup 2018
26.50

Russia 2015, City of Nikolayevsk-on-Amur, 17

Russia stamp 2015
City of Nikolayevsk-on-Amur, 17
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I believe this is a statue of Gennady Ivanovich Nevelskoy.