19 Jun 2018  Tue

San Mario is going to release a Proof .925 fine silver €10 coin honouring the 17th Century Italian painter Caravaggio on 28th June. Michelangelo Merisi or Caravaggio was a great painter from Baroque, whose creations are adm...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

Those were the days when the television was a new family member; when people had a schedule for their favourite programs; when the whole family sat together and enjoy an hour or two of togetherness.

Exactly at 5’O...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

World Paper Money segment at the Lyn Knight Auctions sale was organised on 7th June in Kansas City, Missouri along with the International Paper Money Show. Several international and professional collectors participated in the...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

The 2018 FIFA World cup is hosted by Russia. 32 national football teams are participating in this popular mega event and they’re all eyeing for the trophy. The host nation has issued several stamps to celebrate this sportin...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

Engraved here is a Silver Rupee of Janjira Princely state minted at Waphgaon mint. This coin was struck originally in the domains of Holkars in Maharashtra, converted into local currency by applying a countermark of letter 'J...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

Byzantine Empire, also known as Eastern Roman Empire, was a powerful civilization with origins that can be traced to 330 AD, when the Roman Emperor Constantine I dedicated a “New Rome” on the site of the ancient Greek col...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

Newfoundland is a large Canadian island off the east coast of the North American mainland, and the most populous part of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Long settled by indigenous peoples of the Dorset cul...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, popularly known as Alice in Wonderland, is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. It’s a story of a girl named Alice who falls t...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

In India between the 10th to 14th Centuries, Hoysalas Empire, a Kannadiga power originated. Its capital was first located at Belur, later it was shifted to Dorasamudra also known as Halebeedu. This gold Varaha was issued by t...

19 Jun 2018  Tue

This Japanese stamp’s catalogue value is 336,900 dollars and was sold by the Postiljonen Jubilee Auction for 124,635 dollars in Sweden. All the existing copies of this stamp are owned by great Japanese collectors.

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18 Jun 2018  Mon

After the army, narcotics department and many other services to society, man’s best friend has also entered the Postal System. The Scottish seaside village of Portree, located on the Island of Skye, has the most adorable a...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

Madurai is a magnificent city which is situated in the Indian State of Tamil Nadu. Madurai is closely associated with Tamil Language and the third Tamil Sangam age, the major congregation is said to have been held in this cit...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

The Kuntala Janapada was one of the sixteen Mahajanapadas of ancient India. Today, it includes the region of the Southern part of Maharashtra and northern part of Karnataka. In 'Markandeya Purana ' Kuntala Janapada is lis...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

Robert Lewandowski is a brilliant footballer who captains the national Polish team. The attacking striker plays for the revered Bundesliga club Bayern Munich. He is known for his accuracy and has been the leading goal scorer ...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

The Minister of Finance of Sint Maarten had earlier stated that the bank would issue a limited number of banknotes for Curaçao and Sint Maarten. Members of the media had questioned the Centrale Bank van Curacao en Sint Maart...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

Heritage Auctions sold a Mickley-Hawn-Queller 1804 Draped Bust dollar graded Proof 62 by PCGS for $2.64 million on 14th June during the Long Beach auction. Only 15 such dollars exist today and the offered coin is one of the ...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

The European postal organisation 'PostEurop ' adopted bridges as the theme for the Europa 2018 issue. The Post of Cyprus specially issued these stamps on 2nd May 2018 depicting the Kelefos Bridge and the Akapnous Bridge.
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18 Jun 2018  Mon

Ala-ud-Din Husain Shah was an independent Sultan of Bengal. He led the foundation of the Hussain Shahi dynasty. He became the ruler of Bengal after assassinating the Abyssinian Sultan, Shams-ud-Din Muzaffar Shah, whom he had ...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

William Tell is a legendary hero from the folklore of Switzerland. His famous exploits are traced and recorded in the late 15th century in the chronicles of Swiss. In the 20th century, many stamps were issued featuring Willia...

18 Jun 2018  Mon

The Jaunpur Sultanate was ruled by Sharqi dynasty. Khwajah-i-Jahan Malik Sarwar, the first ruler of the dynasty, was a Wazir (minister) under Sultan Nasiruddin Muhammad Shah (1390–1394 AD). In 1394, he established himself a...