Attractive 10r National Monuments miniature sheet issued by Kyrgyzstan in 1993, depicting jewellery made from cockles.
Listed in Stanley Gibbons’ catalogue as SG MS12.
U/M / Unmounted Mint / MNH / Mint Never Hinged.
Located in Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan gained its independence after the break-up of the USSR in 1991, until which point it was more commonly known as Kirghizia.
The country has issued its own stamps since 1992.