Postage Stamp - Grenada Grenadines - 2000

Title

Postage Stamp - Grenada Grenadines - 2000

Type

Postage Stamp

Coverage

Grenada Grenadines

Date Issued

2000-02-01

Description

Issued by Grenada as part of a series to commemorate the turn of the millennium, this postage stamp portrays Dante as he finishes writing the Divina commedia. At the top of the stamp is a caption as follows: "Dante completes The Divine Comedy 1321". Near the lower right corner of the stamp is the number "2" enclosed by a circle containing the word "MILLENNIUM". At the bottom are the country name, "GRENADA/CARRIACOU / & PETITE MARTINIQUE", and the denomination, "50¢".
Denomination: 50¢ (0.50 XCD)
Perforation: 12 ½ (comb)
Printing process: Offset lithography

Extent

40 × 30 mm

Bibliographic Citation

Michel no. 3004
Scott no. 2140d

Language

English