The Dual Currency Issues of Persia, 1881-1887

*** Up Coming Exhibit, Available August 2020 *** This exhibit explores the stamps issued with denominations in both Persian currency as well as its equivalents in French current and their subsequent retouching and surcharges

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Stage Coach Tickets and Travel Permits of Persia

This exhibit documents uses of ground transport revenue stamps and regular postage stamps, with or without revenue overprint, on travel permits as well as passenger tickets on postal wagons and stage coaches. 2007 Westpex – Gold 2007 American Revenue Association – Gold

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Persia, The Charity Tax Issues of 1918-1921

The purpose of this exhibit is to study the charity tax stamps of Persia issued and used between 1918 and 1921. The famine started with the drought and poor harvest in 1917, but it spread and was prolonged due to effects of World War I and occupation of north western region of Persia. In order […]

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Junkers Aviation in Persia, 1924-30

This exhibit explores the efforts of Junkers Aviation company in establishment of the first commercial air service in Persia, including the early flights to reconnoiter air routes between various cities as well as air mail service in the three original air routes established in their contract. 2009 Westpex – Grand Award Single Frame Exhibit American […]

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Persia 1879 Postal Card

This exhibit is an in depth study of design, plating and usages of the first definitive postal card of Persia issued in 1879. 2011 APS AmeriStamp Expo – Gold 2011 United Postal Stationery Society Award 2011 Member of winning AAPE Team Competition.

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Persia, 1902 Provisional Typeset Issue of Teheran (5 frames)

This exhibit studies the 1902 typeset issues of Teheran. Due to the depletion of the stock of stamps printed by Ensched√© of Holland and lack of funds to order a new stock, Pharos printing firm in Teheran was commissioned to produce a set of typeset stamps using regular newspaper printing method. The basic stamp was […]

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Control Marks Used on Persian Post Cards, 1899-1904

This postal stationery exhibit is an in depth study of the various postmaster control and audit markings placed on Persian post cards between 1899 and 1904. 2016 Westpex – Gold

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The First Postal Cards of Persia

This exhibit is an in depth study of the first postal cards of Persia created by Stahl, the postmaster of province of Azarbaijan in 1878. 2015 APS AmeriStamp Expo – Grand and Gold 2015 Member of winning AAPE Team Competition.

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