For its major summer exhibition, the Grimaldi Forum will present “The Golden Treasures of the Pharaohs – 2,500 Years of the Goldsmith’s Art in Ancient Egypt” from 7 July to 9 September 2018. It will bring together more than 150 masterpieces from the Museum of Cairo and will feature a series of prestigious collections discovered in the royal and princely tombs of Egypt’s pharaohs.
|Illustration of the stamp||FUNERARY MASK OF KING Psusennes I CAIRO, Egyptian Museum, JE 85913|
|Design||© Egyptian Museum, Cairo|
|Printing process||Offset with golden ink and embossing|
|Size of the stamp||30 x 40.85 mm vertical|
|Quantity of issue||35.000 stamps|
|Note||Sheet of 10 stamps with illuminations|
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