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1985 Halley's Comet 1985/6 FDC

1985 Halley’s Comet 1985/6

Commemorating Halley’s Comet Date: 21st November 1985 Stamps: BERMUDA 15c Halley’s Comet, 1985/6 Bermuda Archipelago; 40c Halley’s Comet, A.D.684 As recorded Nuremberg Chronicles 1493; 50c Halley’s Comet, 1531 From Peter Apian woodcut 1532; $1.50 Halley’s Comet, 1759 Detail from painting by Samuel Scott (c 1702-1772) Official First Day Cover Cachet: OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Halley’s […]

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1985 Bicentenary of the birth of JJ Audobon FDC

1985 Bicentenary of the Birth of JJ Audubon

Commemorating the birth of J.J. Audobon Date: 28th March 1985 Stamps: Bicentenary of the birth of J.J.Audubon 1785-1985 12c Osprey Pandion haliaetus; 30c Great Egret Egretta alba; 40c Yellow-crowned Night Heron Nyctanassa violacea; $1.50 Bluebird Sialia sialis Official First Day Cover Cachet: BICENTENARY OF THE BIRTH OF J.J.AUDOBON 1785-1985 BERMUDA 28 MARCH 1985 OFFICIAL FIRST […]

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