Gibraltar Issued Stamps on 1300th Anniversary of Tariq ibn Ziyad

\"\"\"\"Tariq ibn Ziyad was a Muslim Berber general who led the Islamic conquest of Visigothic Hispania in 711 A.D. He led a large army from the north coast of Morocco, landing at Gibraltar. The name \’Gibraltar\’ is a derivation of the Arabic name Jabal Tariq, meaning “mountain of Tariq”.Technical details-Design:Stephen Perera,Illustration / Photography:Christian Hook,Process:Offset lithography,Colours:4 colours,Stamp size:40x28mm,Issue date:7th Nov 2011,Stamp Values:42p, 44p, 66p, £2

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