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www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 0000

Colombia 1955, "Soldados de Colombia en Korea".
The background is showing common mountains in Colombia, unspecified site.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1966

Colombia 1966, Dornier Wal, 1924.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1966

Colombia 1966, Dornier „Merkur“.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1986

Colombia 1973, 150th anniversary of the battle of Bombana.

 The stamp is showing the historic canyon of the River Cariaco (near the volcano Galeras). The place was the stage for the Battle of Bomboná, on April 7, 1822, between the royalist troops commanded by General Basilio Garcia and the patriot army under the command of Simon Bolivar.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1974

Colombia 1974

 The stamp depicts the Andes from Chile to Venezuela, linked together trough communication, represented by the cables connecting the various Andean countries of South America.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1975

Colombia 1975

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1986

Colombia 1986
Coat of arms of the city Santiago de Cali.  

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1987

Colombia 1986
José Asunción Silva (poet and writer).

The stamp depicts the poem El Nocturno (the Night). The mountains are of an unspecified site, perhaps in Bogotá, where he was born.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1986

Colombia 1986, Frederico García Lorca 1898 - 1936 (poet and writer).
The background represents the landscape, where Frederico García Lorca was born (Fuente Vaqueros, Province of Granada in Spain). The mountains represent the Sierra Elvira in Spain. 

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1987

Colombia 1987, Aurelio Martínez Mutis (poet and writer).
(unknown landscape)

 Aurelio Martinez Mutis, born in Bucaramanga in the Cordillara Oriental, and the condor on the stamp refer to his poem "The Epic of the Condor".

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1987

Colombia 1987, Jorge Isaacs (poet and writer).
(unknown landscape)  

Jorge Isaac lived and wrote his novel near Cali, in the central mountains (Cordillera Central).

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1989

Colombia 1989, Joaquín Quijano Mantilla (1875-1944).
(unknown landscape)

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1990

Colombia 1990, painting of Josef Brown.

Josef Brown lived in the Cordillera Oriental, close to the birthplace of the General Santander, to whom the stamp was dedicated.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1995

Colombia 1992, cumbre de la tierra.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1995

Colombia 1995, artists composition.

 

www.mountainstamp.com unknown mountains stamp issued Colombia 1995

Colombia 2012
Bicentenario del Primer Congreso de las Provincias Unidas de Nueva Granada. 

 

Colombia 2017
National Federation of Coffee Growers of Colombia 1927 - 2017

 

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