Egypt 1997 Opening of Tutankhamun's Tomb

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 22nd November 1997
  • one value and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by:
  • Printed by: Post Printer, Egypt
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 42mm x width 25mm. Miniature sheet format height 70mm x width 80mm
  • perforations: 12.6 x 12.3, or imperforate (miniature sheet)
  • Issue notes 75th anniversary of the Discovery / Opening of the Tomb


20p ~ statuette of the goddess Silakht (or Serket) which protected the canopic chest
Miniature sheet E£1 ~ decoration with (jewel) scarab in centre

20p

Miniature sheet

E£1