Himalayan Peaks

Sheetlet of 3 commemorative postage stamps on the 50th Anniversary of UIAA :

Himalayan Peaks [50th Anniversary of UIAA]Issued by Nepal

Issued on Nov 18, 1982

Issued for : Union of International Alpinist Associations (U.I.A.A.) has always been contributing towards the development and promotion of mountaineering activities. The golden jubilee of UIAA and 44th General Assembly were celebrated in Kathmandu from 12th to 16th October, 1982.

To commemorate this occasion three postage stamps marking three Himalayan peaks considered significant to the mountaineers are being issued today. In these stamps the emblem of UIAA and Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha), Lhotse and Nuptse Himals have been depicted.

Colour : Multicoloured

Type : Sheetlet, Mint Condition

Denomination : 25 Paisa and 2 & 3 Rupee

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