Jordan 2007 Art and Sculpture from Ancient Petra

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 16th July 2007
  • five values and two miniature sheets
  • Printed by:
  • Print process: lithography
  • Perforations: 14.25 x 14.25, or imperforate (one miniature sheet)
  • stamp format height 45mm x width 35mm
  • Perforated miniature sheet format height 105mm x width 85mm. Imperf miniature sheet format height 91mm x width 71mm

Art and Sculpture from the ancient cities of Petra and Little Petra[edit]


10pt ~ monumental sculpture (?mausoleum) with ‘face’
15pt ~ ceramic circular plate showing two purple birds
20pt ~ sculpture of vine leaves and fruit
25pt ~ fresco of a bird and leafy branch from the Siq al Barid (hidden gorge) at Little Petra
30pt ~ natural water-formed rock columns, and rock face carved with architectural motifs
Miniature sheet (perforated) ~ 40pt the Treasury
Miniature sheet (imperforate) ~ 40pt the Treasury

Sheet stamps[edit]

10pt
15pt
20pt
25pt
30pt

Miniature sheets[edit]

Miniature sheet 40pt perforated
Miniature sheet 40pt imperforate