Bahamas

Date2005,
Value$ 1
Catalog no.Sc 1159
TopicJohn Paul II
OccasionDeath of Pope John Paul II on April 2, 2005
DescriptionSheet with 8 identical stamps. Portrait. Inscriptions on the frame: "Karol Józef Wojtyla, 18th May 1920 - 2nd April 2005" and "Pope John Paul II October 1978 - April 2005". The same design was used for a sheet of Ascension Island, Bahamas, Belize, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Fiji, Jamaica, Kiribati, Nauru, Saint Helena, Saint Lucia, Seychelles, Swaziland, Tokelau, Tristan da Cunha. This issue doesn't have postal value and has been printed especially for collectors.