Johann Sebastian Bach

Stamps from America

 

 


Johann Sebastian Bach on Stamps from North America

 

Here, in the north of America it all starts with the very first Bach stamp. Why is this a Bach stamp? You will find the answer with the click on the stamp.

 

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Johann Sebastian Bach on Stamps from the Caribbean

 


 

Bach genealogy: this Bach stamp is the only stamp among 150 regarding the themes Bach plus genealogy. If you are interested in the most famous and biggest family of musicians in the world, this is your Bach stamp!

 

1985  Turks and Caicos Islands

 


 

More countries like the design of that Bach stamp. So you will find this style of stamps several times in the collection. And you get the feeling: haven't I seen them before? No, you didn't. It's confusing as some states share the artwork. Some just share the style but change the paintings on the stamps.

 

1985  Antigua and Barbuda

 

This is the second Bach stamp, which several more states issued in the same style, but within a different theme. You may directly discover that kind common use, if you compare this Bach stamp with the next. Same style, different country.

 

2000  Antigua and Barbuda

 


 

Same style like the Bach stamp above this one, but it's a different state.

 

2000  Nevis

 

2000  Nevis

 


 

Bach stamps from the Republic of Dominica. What's exciting: the artist was so excited by Bach, that he renamed the city of Eisenach to Eisenbach. Or, to name a whole city after the name of the composer was his way to tribute to Bach's works.

 

Exciting as well: Dominica is not the Dominican Republic. Dominica is a small island and is located a few islands north of the Grenadines, so it's very close to the equator too.

 

1985  Dominica

 

2000  Dominica

 


 

Nowhere it's more confusing as here, around Grenada, the Grenadines and St. Vincent. In this corner of the Caribbean there are five states who released these stamps. How come? A bigger island on the southern edge of the Caribbean is St. Vincent. Another one of similar size south is Grenada. Between those two there are some 600 even smaller ones, very small ones and even tiny islands: the Grenadines. They belong to either St. Vincent in the north or to to Grenada, below. Where St. Vincent is located - and where Grenada, that is what you can discover, when you later click on one of the stamps. This feature will work from fall 2014. The seemingly upside down of stamps however, will later follow here again.

 

1983  St. Vincent

 


 

1982  Grenadines of St. Vincent

 

1984  Grenadines of St. Vincent

 


1985  Grenada

 

2000 Grenada

 


1985  Grenada Grenadines

 

1997  Grenada Grenadines

 


2000 Grenada/Carriacou and Petite Martinique

 

 


 

Johann Sebastian Bach on Stamps from Central America

 

1986  Panama

 


1971  El Salvador

 


Johann Sebastian Bach on Stamps from South America

 

1985  Colombia

 


Do you recognize the style? It's the same like on some other Bach stamps from the Caribbean.

 

2000  Guyana

 


A very special stamp from Central America. If you have fun, look for two errors on this work of art. If you are interested and do not find it out yourself, please click on the link below the stamp.

 

1980  Paraguay

 

1985  Paraguay

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