Product No. P103 Sierra Leone - The "Face on Mars"
Scott Catalog Numbers: 1167-1171 Values: LE 150 & LE 175 Issued Date: 1990 Sierra Leone Common Name: The "Face" on Mars Information: Stamp set is uncirculated (mint) condition.
Only 3,000 sets went into circulation in "SALUTING THE COMING EXPLORATION OF MARS" as the stamps indicate. This stamp set was the first official recognition of the Face on Mars. In 2008 the Phoenix Mars Lander finds water ice... life??? Who knows what this collection might be worth as discoveries and interest in Mars continues to grow.