|United Nations - world map|
This is the only UN stamp I have.
A Spanish stamp has not only the a map of Spain but shows Peru and Mexico too.
I hope someone will be able to tell me what it was issued for - Fifth Centenary of Printing?
These stamps showing the Indian sub-continent probably date before the country was partitioned and before Pakistan and Bangladesh existed.
There are a number of stamps from Iceland with different maps of the island.
Landsimmi is the Icelandic telecommunications company, now called Siminn. In 1906 a telephone cable was laid from Scotland to the Faroe Islands and Iceland. I believe 1956 was the first time that lines reached the whole of Iceland.
For other views of the world through maps on stamps visit Viridian's Sunday Stamps 72