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Medium:
paper; ink / photogravure with hologram; adhesive
Dimensions:
18 x 12.5 cm (7 1/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 8, 2000
Description:
The Postal Service issued an 11.75-dollar Landing on the Moon souvenir sheet with one commemorative stamp in Anaheim, CA, on July 8, 2000. The stamp was designed by Richard Sheaff of Scottsdale, Arizona.
This sheet features a single stamp with a hologram of a lunar lander based on computer and three-dimensional models from NASA. The selvage photograph was taken by astronaut John W. Young during the Apollo 16 mission in April 1972. It depicts astronaut Charles M. Duke, Jr. on the surface of the moon with a lunar rover in the background.
Reference:
Postal Bulletin (June 1, 2000)
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Topic:
Space Exploration & the Universe  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2000.2020.706
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm84493b604-61f7-4a77-9e64-9fd848ddb36c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2000.2020.706