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#481 Feb 26th, 2018, 21:40
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A Syrian stamp depicting the Baal-Shamin temple in Palmyra | British Library

These old postage stamps tell a sad story of how war has destroyed our shared cultural heritage
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Any comments on the aesthetics of the new 10 Rupee vala.?
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The new notes are still taking me by surprise. I had completely forgotten that there is now a Rs200 note!
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Now it is being dispensed from ATM's also in Mumbai.
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Here too, I think. But the ATMs don't give them to me
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Now what is the story with temple tokens? Some of them have currency notation and the words East India Company..
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Found this one so interesting for history and stamps and since I bid and missed one..

https://scroll.in/article/893999/bag...ans-to-britain
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https://scroll.in/article/893999/bag...ans-to-britain
There was something related in an earlier post in this thread: https://www.indiamike.com/india/chai...4/#post1696839

As the link to the mint version has lapsed I am putting it here again:


Source: https://www.stampworld.com/en/
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I'll see if I still have a photo of a Nagaland label..
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@ edwardseco, something like this labels?
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What kind of currency is that supposed to be? Other Nagaland stamps have values in "ch".
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The wonderful world of cinderellas..
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As a teenager I found this one most intriguing: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Upper_Yafa

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