251: What is this? What is its significance?


250: Damascus – Painting depicts the conversion of Saint Paul, origin of the expression “Road to Damascus”, Damascus Steel, Damask Silk and the artwork called Damascening, which incidentally comes from a perceived resemblance to the rich tapestry patterns of damask silk.

4 thoughts on “251

  1. Thats India’s first stamp, as recognised by Stanley Gibbons, called ‘Scinde Dawk’. Its SG number is 1.

    PS: I have one of it 🙂

Comments are closed.