Poland 1971

Lunokhod 1

Poland 1971 stamp Lunokhod 1

Lunokhod 1 exploring the Moon, its front wheels rising to pass over a rock. As with other stamps depicting lunar surface scenes, the Earth low on the horizon is artistic licence. 

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Poland 1971 Lunokhod 1 stamp sheet

This stamp was also issued in a commemorative sheet of six with additional labels depicting the descent of Luna 17 to the surface of the Moon and communication between the Earth and Lunokhod. A row of symbols at the top of the sheet depicts the phases of the Moon.

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