Lovely letters & postcards for Maryam

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#946 Cover from Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda

This is the second cover from Antigua and Barbuda sent by Patrick Hevaghan for Nice Cover Circut in postcrossing forum.

2013-09-20 Antigua and Barbuda 2

On this cover, Patrick used another set of four setenant underwater stamps. The postmark date is 14 August 2013. Thanks a lot Patrick!

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#945 Cover from Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda

Patrick Hevaghan sent me two covers from Antigua and Barbuda for Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum. This is the first cover.

2013-09-20 Antigua and Barbuda 1

On the cover, Patrick affixed a pair of four setenant underwater stamps. The postmark date is 14 August 2013. Thanks a lot Patrick!

#913 Postcard from Alaska, USA

United States          Alaska

My first postcard from Alaska! This one is from Jaime of Vancouver who was travelling there for Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum.

2013-08-25 Alaska a

The postcard shows an orca swimming in front on snowy mountains.

2013-08-25 Alaska b

At the back, Jaime affixed one global USA forever stamp. The postmark date is 31 July 2013 and the location is Ketchikan. Thanks a lot Jaime!

#873 Postcard from Sabah, Malaysia

Malaysia          Sabah

A postcard from Sabah, Malaysia, sent by postcrosser Kelly of Hong Kong for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

2013-07-29 Sabah a

The postcard shows an underwater view at Sipadan Island, Sabah.

2013-07-29 Sabah b

Since Kelly sent the postcard from Hong Kong, one definitive Hong Kong stamp was used. The postmark date is 8 July 2013. Thanks a lot Kelly!

#784 FDC from Taiwan

Taiwan

This is the second FDC from Taiwan that I received yesterday, it was sent by S Chuang.

2013-06-12 Taiwan 2a

The FDC is from the Congratulations series. On the front, Chuang affixed four stamps from the issue. Those stamps look very cute. Two cancels from the issue were applied with postmark date 22 May 2013.

2013-06-12 Taiwan 2b

This is the back of the FDC. Thank you very much S Chuang!

#721 Cover from Taiwan

Taiwan

A cover from Taiwan, sent by George Wu.

2013-04-10 Taiwan A (1)

This cover is actually the FDC from the Fishes of Taiwan series issued on 12 March 2013.  On the cover, George affixed three stamps from the series. The postmark date is 18 March 2013. Thanks a lot George!

#691 Cover and Souvenir Sheets from India

India

A large cover from India, sent by Elton D’souza of Goa.

2013-03-28 India (1)

On the cover, Elton affixed two tiger stamps. The postmark date is 31 January 2013 and the location is Margao.

2013-03-28 India (2)

Inside, Elton sent four mint souvernir-sheets. This one shows four beautiful railway stations in major cities in India.

2013-03-28 India (3)

The second souvenir sheet shows the Jawaharlal Nehru and Talkatora Stadium used in Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games.

2013-03-28 India (4)

The third souvenir sheet commemorates the 2nd Africa-India Forum Summit in 2011. The stamps feature African elephant and Asian elephant.

2013-03-28 India (5)

The last souvenir-sheet is a joint-issue between India and Phillippines that feature gangetic dolphin and whale shark.

2013-03-28 India (6)

Elton also gave me a number of Australian used stamps. Thanks a lot Elton for all these stuffs!

#687 FDC from Taiwan

Taiwan

A large FDC from Taiwan, sent by S Chuang.

2013-03-26 Taiwan (1)

The FDC is from the Deep Sea Creatures series – previously I have uploaded the smaller FDCs and this is the bigger one. On this FDC, Chuang affixed one large souvenir sheet that contains four stamps. Two special cancels were applied with postmark date 12 December 2012 – another addition to my special 12-12-12 collection.

2013-03-26 Taiwan (2)

This is the back of the FDC. Thanks a lot S Chuang!

#673 FDC from Taiwan

Taiwan

This is the second FDC on deep sea creatures from Taiwan – this one is from S Chuang.

2013-03-24 Taiwan B (1)

On the FDC, Chuang affixed one souvenir sheet and one postage label. Two special cancels were applied, and one of the cancel features the Gregorian date 2012.12.12 in addition to the Minguo date 101.12.12.

2013-03-24 Taiwan B (2)

This is the back of the cover. One more addition to my special date 12-12-12 collection. Thanks a lot S Chuang!

#672 FDC from Taiwan

Taiwan

I received two FDCs on deep sea creatures from Taiwan, the first one is from James Chen.

2013-03-24 Taiwan A (1)

On the FDC, James affixed one beautiful souvenir sheet. Two special cancels were applied, the postmark date is the Minguo date 101.12.12 or equivalent to 12-12-12 (12 December 2012) in Gregorian calendar. This is another addition to my special 12-12-12 postmark collection.

2013-03-24 Taiwan A (2)

This is the back of the FDC. Thank you very much James!

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