A postcard on shadow play (wayang kulit), an ancient entertainment through storytelling with puppets at the night time. It was sent during a visit to Muar.
Friday, December 22, 2017
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
A multiple views postcard on Yapahuwa (යාපහුව), one of the ephemeral capitals of Sri Lanka. It acted as the capital in facing invasions from South India in 1272. It was built around a huge granite rock rising 100m above the surrounding lowlands. The staircase, the stone lion and the Buddha statues are shown in this postcard. Thanks Mikram.
A Rs 15 stamp on stamp and a Rs10 volleyball stamp were used. They were cancelled at Colombo General Hospital on 31.10.2017.
Monday, December 18, 2017
A lottery postal card from Shandong Province. It shows a historical kitchenware. The ID no. is 10-370103-13-0371-011. Thanks Baicai.
This card comes with an 80 Fen Year of the Tiger imprint stamp. Two different 1.50 Yuan stamps, one on Disney (2016-14, 2-2) and another a watermelon (2016-18, 4-3), and a 80 Fen environmental definitive stamp were used to uprate this postal card. They were cancelled at Jiangxi Fengcheng Xinchengqu 1 (江西丰城 新城区1) on 4.10.2017.
Friday, December 15, 2017
Another postcard on famous alleys in Fuzhou (福州), Three Lanes and Seven Alleys (三坊七巷). It is the historical and cultural area for this ancient city. Thanks Ling_xiao.
A 3 Yuan personalized stamp and a 1.50 Yuan on Sun Yat (2016-32, 4-3) were used. They were cancelled at Fuzhou Nongda 1 (福州 农大 1) on 27.9.2017.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
A postcard on ancient waterway in Wuzhen (乌镇) in Zhejiang Province (浙江省). A scenic town with its stone bridge and waterfront dwellings. It reflects the important of waterways in this region during the past. Thanks weimei.
An post office postage label with 3 Yuan was issued at Zhejiang Wenzhou Wuma 1 (浙江温州 五马1) on 126.96.36.199 and pasted on this card.