Macao 1998 Vasco da Gama - Voyage to India via Cape of Good Hope - 500th Anniversary

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date: 20th May 1998
  • three values and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: Victor Marreiros
  • Printed by: INCM (The Mint), Lisbon, Portugal
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 40mm. Strip width 120mm
  • Perforations: 12 x 12
  • NOTES. This issue had the incorrect date of '1598' on all the stamps.
  • It was withdrawn from sale after two days
  • A corrected issue was released in September 1998 (see)
strip of three dated 1598

Miniature sheet[edit]

miniature sheet (compass rose)