Category: Ephemera

Postcard from the Past

On my visit to Indipex 2011 World Philatelic Exhibition I had collected some old postcards and envelopes. That was a few months ago, and only today did I get a chance to scan all of them. There is a series of postcards that trace the design evolution of the quarter anna stamp, and some lone […]

Japan Paper Cutting

My grandmother’s cupboards are always a surprising source of absolutely wonderful ephemera. Today, she fished out a little booklet called Japan Paper Cutting. If you went to school in Delhi (or elsewhere in India?) in the nineties, and were as nerdy about craft as I was, then you have to remember the gentleman who would […]