Stamp Community Family of Web Sites
Stamp Community Forum
Username:
Password:
Save Password
Forgot your Password?

Welcome Guest! Need help? Got a question? Inherit some stamps?
Our stamp forum is completely free! Register Now!

Arches, Columns & Gates on Stamps  
 

Previous Page | Next Page    
 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.
Author Previous Topic Topic Next Topic
Page: of 17
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/07/2017   4:31 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Albania
EUROPA - Castles
November 18, 2017
The stamp depicts an arch of the Berat Castle, a 13th Century stone fortress on the left bank of the river Osum overlooking the town of Berat, Albania.


Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/22/2017   7:19 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Turkey
Karathay Medresesi
December 9, 1968
Karatay Madrasa is a madrasa (a school) built in Konya, Turkey, in 1251. The gate depicted in the stamp is a masterpiece of Seljuk monastery work adorned with text and designs.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Edited by KuoLC5310 - 12/22/2017 8:25 pm
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/23/2017   10:30 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Czechoslovakia
Prague Castle
June 25, 1965
Matthias Gate is a gate between the first and the second courtyards of Prague Castle. It was erected by Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor in 1614. Giovanni Maria Filipi was probably the architect, and in the eighteenth century the court architect Nicolo Pacassi incorporated the Matthias Gate into the entrance complex.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/23/2017   11:32 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Germany
Ancient Buildings
June 15, 1966
Berlin Gate at Stettin (Port Gate in Szczecin) is a Baroque gate with richly decorated tops. It was built between 1725 and 1727.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/24/2017   6:47 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Switzerland
Historical Monuments
May 10, 1960
The Gate of Spalen is a former gate in the ancient city walls of Basel, Switzerland. It is the most magnificent and impressive of the three city gates still remaining from the city fortifications dating back to the 15th century.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/24/2017   11:10 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Spain
Monumental Arches and Gates
January 2, 2013
Gate of the Alcazar is one of the nine gates in the city walls of Avila. The wall fortification was completed between 11th and 14th centuries. The gate is flanked by 20 meters-high twin towers, linked by a semicircular arch.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/25/2017   9:10 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Spain
Monumental Arches and Gates
January 2, 2013
Arco de los Gigantes located in the city of Antequera, Malaga province, was constructed in 1585. The 7 meters-high arch opens on a masonry wall of more than two meters thick.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/27/2017   10:46 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Spain
Arches and Monumental Gates
January 2, 2014
San Ginés' Gate is one of the four gates leading to the medieval town of Miranda del Castañar in Salamanca province. The masonry wall and gates were built in the 15th century.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/27/2017   11:25 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Spain
Monumental Arches and Gates
January 2, 2012
Puerta de Bisagra is a city gate of Toledo, Spain. The gate was the main entrance to the city and dates from the Moorish period.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/28/2017   4:07 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Spain
Monumental Arches and Gates
January 2, 2012
The Arco de Berà is a triumphal arch some 20 km northeast of the city of Tarragona in Catalonia. The 12.3 meter-high stone structure was erected in the reign of Augustus, around 13 B.C.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Edited by KuoLC5310 - 12/28/2017 4:11 pm
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/28/2017   5:24 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Spain
Arches and Monumental Gates
January 2, 2014
Arco de San Benito in Sahagún was built in 1662 according to the design of the architect Felipe Berrojois. It has two facades of great decorative richness, including several sculptures, a huge heraldic shield, plaques and commemorative inscriptions.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/29/2017   11:32 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Algeria
Archaeological Sites
June 14, 2009
Madura Ruins is on the outskirt of Souk Ahras in northeastern Algeria. It was a Roman colony at the end of the 1st century and was famous for its scholastic activities. The stamp depicts a gate in this ancient town.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/29/2017   4:43 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Switzerland
Gallus Gate, Münster Basel
November 27, 1975
The Gallus gate, a stepped portal with jamb figures, is located on the north transept of the Minster of Our lady in Basel. The original stone structure was built in the 1190s.


Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/30/2017   07:49 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Poland
Definitive Issue
May 5, 1925
The Gate of Dawn is a city gate in Vilnius, Lithuania, and one of its most important religious, historical and cultural monuments. It was built between 1503 and 1522 as a part of defensive fortifications for the city. The stamp shows the southern side of the gate.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Pillar Of The Community
United States
8752 Posts
Posted 12/30/2017   11:50 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add KuoLC5310 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Germany
Ancient Buildings
August 4, 1967
Ellwangen Castle Gate is located in the 7th century town of Ellwangen an der Jagst in south-central Germany. The Renaissance-style castle overlooking the town is now a museum.

Send note to Staff  Go to Top of Page
Page: of 17 Previous Topic Topic Next Topic  
Previous Page | Next Page
 
To participate in the forum you must log in or register.
United States Postal Service, Now on eBay!United States Postal Service, Now on eBay!
New Forum TopicsRecently Active Forum Topics
  West Coast Auction Agent(s) Recommendations
  Value of these Unused Bushire under British occupation.
  #1097 Whooping Crane variation
  Anyone recognize this Argentine watermark?
  Error on Right Stamp??
  Amazing Ebay auction
  Swaziland is Now eSwatini
  GB 1972 error opinion
  Genuine charity kiloware -- is it really any better?
  Another Stamp Society Bites the Dust
  Are dealers unfairly maligned?
  What's with this Fuzzy 44
  Queen Elizabeth II: 1953 - 2018 (Second set 1974-1994)
  1c Franklin Rotary 10.5H x 11V ??
  #1086 "Crazy Eyes" Hamilton
  Great Britain #33 Plate 71
  Having a hard time deciding which one to buy of these three stamps
  Seller listing the same stamp in auction and on buy it now
  Goodwill Find. German stamp. Glenn Cunningham postcard.
  roulette semeuse 25c type 1A?
  Goodwill Find. Washington 3 Cent Stamp. Help!
  VERY Rare 2 cent Washington - Excuse the Hair!
  Drying soaked stamps without a drying book
  roulette semeuse 25c type 1?
  Goodwill Find. Washington 2 Cent Stamp. Need more info!

  Queen Elizabeth II: 1953 - 2018 (Second set 1974-1994)
  Another Stamp Society Bites the Dust
  Tax paid revenue stamps, the Smithsonian Deaccession Auctions, and Mystic Stamps
  Error on Right Stamp??
  Your self designed album pages
  New South Wales Parcel Post 1886-1900
  Value of these Unused Bushire under British occupation.
  Canada Stamps : On Steiner pages.
  Cancels can be more rare than you think.....EXAMPLE
  Goodwill Find. German stamp. Glenn Cunningham postcard.
  russian collectors imperial
  West Coast Auction Agent(s) Recommendations
  Hey - I just hit 50 posts!!!
  Are dealers unfairly maligned?
  #1097 Whooping Crane variation
  Great Britain #33 Plate 71
  Swaziland is Now eSwatini
  Amazing Ebay auction
  Genuine charity kiloware -- is it really any better?
  Lakes, Marshes, Mangroves, and Wetlands on stamps
  Anyone recognize this Argentine watermark?
  Brutalist Architecture, eg Habitat 67
  eBay 0.99 auction start: Stupid selling strategy?
  GB 1972 error opinion
  I have a question about a stamp

Go to Top of Page
Disclaimer: While a tremendous amount of effort goes into ensuring the accuracy of the information contained in this site, Stamp Community assumes no liability for errors. Copyright 2005 - 2018 Stamp Community Family - All rights reserved worldwide. Use of any images or content on this website without prior written permission of Stamp Community or the original lender is strictly prohibited.
Privacy Policy / Terms of Use    Advertise Here
Stamp Community Forum © 2005 - 2018 Coin Community Forums
It took 0.92 seconds to lick this stamp. Powered By: Snitz Forums 2000 Version 3.4.05