05 Jun 2018  Tue

Christoph Gaertner would be offering a very rare set of Swedish Postage Stamps from 11th to 15th June. The offered item is a booklet of 10 3.60 kronor stamps issued in 1994 featuring Horses.

It is the only known exa...

05 Jun 2018  Tue

In order to raise awareness about protecting the environment every year 5 June is celebrated as World Environment Day.

Every year world environment day has a different global host country, where the official celebra...

05 Jun 2018  Tue

Depicted here is the beautiful silver Rupee issued in the period of Maratha Confederacy. This is one of the rarest varieties of Maratha coin minted at Alibag. The obverse and reverse both sides of a coin depicts the legend â€...

05 Jun 2018  Tue

Brunei’s B$10,000 note has a market value of $7,482. The note features a portrait of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and was issued in 2006. Large denominations are generally used during an emergency, wartime, or for illicit reason...

05 Jun 2018  Tue

For the first time in the Indian sub-continent, burial pits have been found with chariots that date back to the Pre-Iron Age. This recent discovery of three chariots found during a trial excavation in Sanauli village near Bag...

05 Jun 2018  Tue

The very first stamp issued by the Australia Post in 1912, it is known for its controversy that made it popular. In different printing test of this stamp colour like red, blue, brown were included.

One of the famous ...

05 Jun 2018  Tue

The royal family of Travancore were the great devotees of Lord Vishnu, they issued many coins depicting Vishnu on it. This copper coin was issued in the reign of Sree Mulam Thriunal Rama Varma depicts the attributed ornament ...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

All denominations of Netherlands Antilles guilder banknotes issued from 1986 to 1994 will be taken out of circulation by the Central Bank of Curacao and Sint Maarten (CBCS) on 31st July.

NAf. 5, NAf. 10, NAf. 25, NAf...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

The 90th Canadian national stamp exhibition will be organised from 22nd to 24th June by The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada and St. Catharines Stamp Club. Parkway Convention Centre, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada is the v...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

This beautiful Quarter Paisa was issued by Mysore king Tipu Sultan from the mint Zafarabad. The obverse of this coin depicts an image of an elephant with Maludi year above. The reverse of the coin is inscribed with the mint n...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

Shams Al-Din Kayumarth (689; AD 1290) was the son of Muizz Al-Din Kaiqubad. He was just three years old when he was made to sit on the throne by one of the faithful nobles of his father.

Shams Al-din Kayumarth was t...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

The United States Postal Service is honouring the beginning of airmail service by dedicating two Forever stamps this year. The first-day-of-issue ceremony was held on May 1 at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum in Washing...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

Iltutmish was the ruler of the Delhi Sultanate who ruled the dynasty from 1211 to 1236 AD. He was one of the slaves of Qutb-ud-din Aibak who later became his Son-in-Law. He conquered Multan and Bengal from contesting rulers, ...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

Jalal-ud-din Firuz Shah was the founder and first Sultan of the Khalji dynasty. He ruled the Delhi Sultanate from 1290 to 1296 AD.

He issued coins in gold, silver, copper, and billon. It consists of various denominat...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

The Long Beach Coin, Currency, Stamp & Sports Collectible Expo would be exhibiting “The Tyrants of the Tigris & Euphrates” from 14th to 16th June at Long Beach Convention Center in California.

Over 350 ancient t...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

Mongolia is a nation bordered by China and Russia. It is known for its vastness, rugged expanses and nomadic culture. Its capital, Ulaanbaatar, is centred around the Chinggis Khaan (Genghis Khan) Square, named for the notorio...

04 Jun 2018  Mon

“Civilisations aren't remembered by their business people, Bankers or lawyers. They're remembered by their art.” – Eli Broad.

And what’s the best place to observe these arts than at the museums! Museums are...

02 Jun 2018  Sat

India has always welcomed people from all religions and all religions of the world have flourished in India. This se-tenant of two stamps symbolizes the Indian tradition of unity in diversity and the concept of one people, on...

02 Jun 2018  Sat

Depicted here is silver Nazarana Rupee of Bharatpur issued in the reign of Jaswant Singh. This coin was struck in the name of Queen Victoria from Brijendrapur mint in 1858 AD. The obverse of the coin features a bust of the Qu...

02 Jun 2018  Sat

A new stamp from Brazil honours the postal library at the Correios National Museum in Brasilia. This 1.55-real stamp was issued May 4 to commemorate the 130th anniversary of the library.

The library was established ...