Saturday, May 26, 2012

Two Map of Bahrain Postcards, Using Stamps and Bank Notes (Money)

Map of Bahrain using stamps featuring Emir Sheikh Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa

Map of Bahrain using bank notes

both postcards are designed by Khalil Al Durazi, unused and from the 1960's

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Bahrain (officially the Kingdom of Bahrain) is an archipelago of 33 islands, the largest being Bahrain Island, at 55 km (34 mi) long by 18 km (11 mi) wide. Saudi Arabia lies to the west and Qatar is to the southeast across the Gulf of Bahrain. 

Known for its oil and pearls, Bahrain is also home to many large structures, including the Bahrain World Trade Center and the Bahrain Financial Harbour. 

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