United States of America 2000 Hubble Telescope Space Photographs

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 10th April 2000
  • five values se-tenant
  • Designed by: Phil Jordan, after NASA photographs taken by Hubble Telescope
  • Printed by:
  • Print process: gravure
  • stamp format height 40mm x width 25mm
  • Perforations: die-cut 11 x 11

Hubble Telescope Space Photographs[edit]

  • Notes. Stamps printed in a sheetlet of 20 (5 strips of 4 designs) in different sequence on each row. Stamps

have descriptive details printed on the reverse

Sheet stamps[edit]


33c ~ Lagoon Nebula
33c ~ Egg Nebula
33c ~ Galaxy NGC 1316
33c ~ Eagle Nebula
33c ~ Ring Nebula

33c x five designs

sheetlet[edit]


full sheet of 20 with portrait of Edgar Powell Hubble (astronomer) observing on the 48" Schmidt telescope at Mt Palomar, California, and emblem of World Stamp EXPO 2000, Chicago


33c x five designs