This blog is about Indian Se-tenant stamps, First Day Covers of Se-tenant stamps and their varieties.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
11.12.13 and Mahatma Gandhi
It seems such unique dates will be seen no more in next decades, and
rightly so, the Dept. of Post / Gujarat Circle has provided a memorable special
cancellation depicting portrait & slogan of “ever living” Mahatma Gandhi
along with 11.12.13 to the delight of lively philatelists.
Recent trend indicates that majority of collectors show keen interest in stamps of modern era. Popular among them is Se-tenant stamps which were issued in year 1974 for the first time in India. Se-tenant is a french word meaning joined together.On this Blog, complete collection of all Se-tenant stamps in Pairs, Strips and Blocks are shown,fully and partly joined with each other; taken from Stamp Sheet, Sheetlet or Miniature Sheet. From time to time, items on same theme will be depicted, hoping every collector will enjoy it with interest.