Tuesday, May 17, 2016

RU-RUS-26016

A card on the transitional breakfast with the teapot known as "samovar," jam known as "varen'e" and the cakes known as "pryanik." Thanks Sfinks_sbp for the card and description.
















A 10p. cartoon stamp and a 21p. delicacy stamp were used. They were cancelled at Санкт-Петербург АСЦ (Saint Petersburg ASC) 200960 on 16.3.2016




Monday, May 16, 2016

CN-SH-772199

A night view of the Waibaidu Bridge (外白渡桥) in Huangpu, Shanghai (上海市黄浦区). It is one of the landmarks left from the Old Shanghai. Thanks viviaxia.



















Several stamps were used on this card; a 10 Fen bird definitive stamp, a 1.20 Yuan consumer protection stamp (2014-5, 2-1), a 50 Fen stamp on Hainan (1998-9, 4-1), a 1.20 Yuan stamp on Anti-Fascist (2015-20, 13-6) and a 1.20 Yuan Qingdao Horticulture Expo stamp (2014-7, 2-2). They were cancelled at Shanghai Huangpu 29 (上海 黄浦 29) on 1.4.2016.




Sunday, May 15, 2016

CN-P315

A postal card comes with entry ticket from Beijiang Tourist Area, Rongshui (融水贝江景区) in Guangxi (广西). The ID no. is 13-450000-11-0006-007. Thanks Lingxiao.













A 4.20 Yuan bird definitive stamp was used to up-rate this card with an 80 Fen horse imprint stamp. This card was cancelled at Nanning Jinpu 7 (南宁金浦7) on 2.4.2016.




Saturday, May 14, 2016

IN-P18

A card on single-horse carriages at the tourist areas like Nariman Point, Mumbai. It is known as Victorian carriages as it is replicating the 19th century horse carriages. Thanks Bhargav.

















Three different Rs5 stamp were used; they are a personality stamp, a historic artifact stamp and a stamp depicting oil refinery. They were cancelled but the postmarks were blur. Only able to determine they were from Pune and sent sometime in April.




Friday, May 13, 2016

CN-P314

A postal card from Dongguan, Guangdong (广东东莞). This series shows one of the landmark in this city that  displays Lingnan architeture garden, the Dongguan Keyuan Museum (东莞可园博物馆). On this card, it shows pond in this estate with a pair of ducks. The ID no. is 13-441900-11-0113-009. Thanks Xiao-jun.



















This card comes with a 80 Fen imprint building stamp. A pair of 1.20 Yuan scenery definitive stamps were added. They were cancelled at Guangzhou Jingji Jishu Kaifaqu 38 (广州经济技术开发区38) on 16.3.2016




Thursday, May 12, 2016

CN-P313

This postal card also from Dongguan, Guangdong (广东东莞). This series shows one of the landmark in this city that displays Lingnan architeture garden, the Dongguan Keyuan Museum (东莞可园博物馆). On this card, it shows a corner that one could rest under the roof surrounded with the shade of trees.  The Id no. is 13-441900-11-0113-010. Thanks Xiao-jun.


















This card comes with a 80 Fen imprint building stamp. Two different 1.20 Yuan personalized stamps were added; one is EXPO 2010 at Shanghai and another Guangzhou Asian Games. Both were cancelled at Guangzhou Jingji Jishu Kaifaqu 38 (广州经济技术开发区38) on 16.3.2016



Wednesday, May 11, 2016

CN-P312

Another postal card from Dongguan, Guangdong (广东东莞). This series shows one of the landmark in this city that  displays Lingnan architeture garden, the Dongguan Keyuan Museum (东莞可园博物馆). On this card, it shows a corner that displays the place to enjoy seeing carps on the pond.  The ID no. is 13-441900-11-0113-008. Thanks Xiao-jun.

















This card comes with a 80 Fen imprint building stamp. Two different 1.20 Yuan stamps were added; one is Olympic personalized stamp and another Guangzhou Asian Games personalized stamp. Both were cancelled at Guangzhou Jingji Jishu Kaifaqu 38 (广州经济技术开发区38) on 16.3.2016



Tuesday, May 10, 2016

CN-P311

A postal card from Dongguan, Guangdong (广东东莞). This series shows one of the landmark in this city that  displays Lingnan architeture garden, the Dongguan Keyuan Museum (东莞可园博物馆). On this card, it shows a corner that displays various potted plants under the shade of trees. Bird cages are hanging at the corridor. The Id no. is 13-441900-11-0113-011. Thanks Xiao_jun

















This card comes with a 80 Fen imprint building stamp. Two different 1.20 Yuan stamps were added; one is Olympic personalized stamp and another scenery definitive stamp. Both were cancelled at Guangzhou Jingji Jishu Kaifaqu 38 (广州经济技术开发区38) on 16.3.2016



Monday, May 9, 2016

CN-P310

A postcard showing reprint of 1910 newsprint in the Southern China. It was a chaos era and the soldiers were hardly feeding enough. Thanks Platinum.















Several definitive stamps were used; these included a pair of 80 Fen environmental series, a pair of 1 Yuan bird and also a 1.20 Yuan bird series. They were cancelled at Guangdong Jiangmen Huicheng Fengfa 3 (广东江门会城封发3) on 23.3.2016.



Sunday, May 8, 2016

MY-O11

A artistic photo postcard on Putrajaya with the Putra Mosque with Perdana Putra (Prime Minister's Office) in the background but covered by the mosque. Both buidings are located in the Putra Square. The water body in the foreground is a man-made lake. A self-sent postcard while at there.



















A 30 sen stamp on duck was used. It was cancelled at Pusat Mel Kerajaan Putrajaya  on 11.4.2016.