Set of 4 stamps for Kiribati, '1st light year 2000 Millennium Island', issued 1999. Each 3x4.5cm. In 20th year of independence; changed its position in international time line to beat Tonga and others as first to greet Millennium. Imagery of island position; $1 stamp has representation of early woman aviator Amelia Earhart with her aeroplane
- Object Number:
- postage stamps
- Stanley Gibbons Ltd
- Permanent collection
Cite this page
We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.
Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero
Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence
Download catalogue entry as json
Download manifest IIIF
Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.