Egypt 1995 Overhead Sun at Abu Simbel (shining through wall)

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 22nd October 1995
  • one value
  • Designed by: Sawaf Abdul Aziz
  • Printed by: Post Printer, Egypt
  • Print process: photogravure
  • stamp format height 25mm x width 42mm
  • Perforations: 12.35 x 12.65

Festival of the Overhead Sun at Abu Simbel

15p ~ Sun shining through deliberately aligned slot in side of 'temple' to illuminate sculpture