Poland 1970

Luna 16

Poland 1970 stamp Luna 16

The Luna 16 upper stage leaving the Moon and returning to Earth after having grabbed a handful of lunar soil. This stamp was also issued in a commemorative sheet of eight, below, with additional non-postal labels at each end which depicted the launch of Luna 16 and the landing on Earth of the sample capsule under parachutes. 

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The sheet has no SG number.

Poland 1970 Luna 16 stamp sheet

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