Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Finland: Airmail and priority labels

The first one is recent design of Finnish labels with glossy surface and the next is an older version.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive.

Year: ?, Gummed?

Year: ?, Gummed

Oman: Airmail labels

This is a nice old label from the Sultanate of Oman. Oman is an Arab country in southwest Asia on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula. The airmail label has the same design as Oman's flag.

Year: approx.1970, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: -  OMN-A-1b, perforated 11, sheets,
violet-blue/red/green/white, 2**

New Zealand: Airmail labels

Here are few old labels from New Zealand with different designs.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive/Gummed.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive/Gummed

Year: ?, Gummed.

Malaysia: Airmail labels

This is the old design label from Malaysia. MEL UDARA is Malay language which means the Air Mail.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive.

Year: ?,

And this one is the current design

Year: ?, Self-adhesive

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Bolivia: LAB airmail labels

Here are the old airline issue labels from LAB( Lloyd Aereo Boliviano), Bolivia.
Year: 1930, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - BLV-B-1, imperforated, issued for first airmail flight La Paz  - Rio de Janeiro, 30.7.1930, black/red/yellow/green/white, 6******

Year: 1937, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - BLV-B-2, perforated 10 ¾ , sheets, issued in cooperation with Sindicato Condor, dark blue/white, 5*****

Syria: Airmail labels

Old labels from Syria.

Year: 1953, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - SYR-A-16a, perforated 11 ½ , sheets of 50(5x10),
later printings somewhat blurred, black-blue or dark violet-blue or dark blue or blue or grey-blue/white,1*

Monday, December 27, 2010

Ireland: Airmail labels

Current design of Irish labels comes in two sizes. Bigger(standard) comes from a rolls and smaller from Stamp booklets of 10.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive.                                            

Year: ?, Self-adhesive

Older designs.

Year: ?, self-adhesive.

Year: ?,                                                                                                                                                      

Year: 1946, Gummed.

Year: 1939?, Gummed?

Sweden: Airmail and priority labels

Current design of Swedish priority label and an older airmail label.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive.    

 Year: ?, Gummed ?

Australia: Airmail labels

These are Australian airmail labels.First one is a current design.I received two letters this year with same design.
One of them has a glossy surface and another one normal mate paper.On the other side of labels you can find instructions about prohibited items on mails.

Year: ?, Gummed.?                                                          With glossy surface.

Year: ?,

Year: ?,

Year: ?,

The last one is the full sheet of 12 labels. The measurements of the sheet are 280mm x 170mm.

Year: 1968, Gummed

Latvia: Airmail and priority labels

Here is few Latvian Airmail and priority labels. First one is a current design and the next are older

Year: ?, Self-adhesive.

Lithuania: Airmail and priority labels

Here is some Lithuanian airmail and priority labels. First one is a current design.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive.

Next one is a bit older design.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive

Here is Airmal label.

Year:  ?, Self-adhesive

And older design.

Year: ?, Self-adhesive

Sudan: Airmail labels

Airmail labels of Sudan. This is a part of a bigger sheet.

Year: 1954, Gummed. Günter Mair's catalogue no: - SUD-A-6, perforated H 12 ¼, V 12 ½ , Sheets of 160(8x20), blue or grey-blue/white, 1*