Archive for the ‘bat’ Tag
Wolfgang has sent another cover from the British Antarctic Territory, thank you very much!
It was posted on Horseshoe Island on February 3 and arrived on March 23, 2017.
The stamp is part of the “Penguins” stamp set, which was issued on November 19, 2014. It depicts the Gentoo penguin (Pygoscelis papua).
The stamps are part of the set “Atmospheric Phenomena”, which was issued on December 22, 1992.
On the back of the cover there is a cachet of the ship MS Fram.
This amazing registered cover from Fiji was sent by Stephen, thank you! It was posted in Suva on June 24 and arrived on July 4, 2014.
On the front there is a stamp set, which commemorates the endangered Fijian monkey-faced bat (Mirimiri acrodonta). The set was issued on October 15, 1997. On the left there is a stamp of the Christmas set, which was issued on November 17, 1992.
On the back there is a mini-sheet, which commemorates the 18th birthday of Prince William (*1982). The sheet was issued one day after the prince’s birthday on June 22, 2000.