King Mahendra’s 51st Birthday

A commemorative postage stamp on the 51st Shuva Janmotsav of King Mahendra of Nepal :

Nepali Royal Crown and view of Mount EverestIssued by Nepal

Issued on 2027.2.29 Corresponding to 11th June 1970

Issued by :
His Majesty’s Government
Postal Services Dept.
Nepal Philatelic Bureau
Kathmandu

Design : The special stamp, commemorating the 51st birthday of His Majesty King Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev, features His Majesty‘s portrait as the central theme. The Royal Crown and a view of Mount Everest, the two symbols of national unity and glory, appear on each side, all set within wooden window frames finely carved in traditional Nepalese style.

Designer : Press Artist

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 50 Paisa

Colour : Four Colours

Size : 56 x 34 mm.

Perforation : 11.3 x 11.7

Paper : Gummed and coated

Quantity : 5,00,000

Sheet : 50

Process : Fine Screen Lithographic Process

Printer : Bradbury Wilkinson & Co. Ltd. England

Name : Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev

Born on Jun 11, 1920 at Narayanhity Royal Palace, Kathmandu, Nepal

Died on Jan 31, 1972 at Dialo Bangala, Bharatpur, Nepal

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