Withdrawn Bangladesh 1995 Shaheed Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain Stamp

 

Every once in a while you get a lucky find in a batch of stamps.   The stamp below was issued in October of 1995 but was withdrawn from use shortly (or possibly immediately) thereafter.  And Michel values it at 50 Euro. I currently don’t have answers (See End of Article for Updates to these questions) […]

1971 Bangladesh Overprints on stamps of Pakistan

 

Last year I obtained a packet of “500 different” Bangladesh stamps from an online seller.  Much to my surprise, half of these stamps were Pakistani stamps with a Bangladesh overprint. In 1971, East Pakistan broke away from Pakistan and formed the new country of Bangladesh.  Without postage stamps of their own, they authorized the overprinting […]