Tag Archives: monarchy

UK FDC Windsor Castle

FDC: Windsor Castle

This cover from Royal Mail carries 6 great photographic stamps featuring 3 external views and 3 internal views of Windsor Castle, a royal residence of the British monarchy.

Thailand Issue 919 Stamp with a Grain of Rice

Unusual Stamps: A Grain of Rice

This is the first post in an occasional series putting unusual stamps in the spotlight. This stamp is one of my favourites. It carries a fundamental symbol of Thailand, and considering what Thailand Post tried to do, I think it worked out very well. The issue commemorates the 83rd birthday anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol […]

FDC: HM The Queen’s 90th Birthday

This cover from Royal Mail commemorates Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday with 6 stamps featuring public appearances throughout her life.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-09-09 HM Queen Elizabeth II

FDC: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

This cover from Royal Mail commemorates Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in the year that she became the longest serving British monarch and approaches 64 years on the throne.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014 Buckingham Palace 2014-04-15

FDCs: Buckingham Palace

Here are 2 covers from a set of 3 issued by Royal Mail to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II’s official residence: Buckingham Palace.

Her Majesty Queen Sirikit Thailand 2013

Stamp Sheet: Her Majesty Queen Sirikit

This sheet features 6 portraits of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit of Thailand. The stamps were issued on 12th August, which is the Queen’s birthday. This day is also celebrated as Mother’s Day in Thailand.

Stamps Malaysia 2012 Royal Family

Stamps: Royal Events in Malaysia

This pair of stamps from Malaysia commemorates 2 events involving the British Royal Family in 2012.