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On Vatnsnes peninsula in Húnafjörður is situated the rock-formation called Hvítserkur. 

t is a 15 metres high monolith. Wave action has eroded the rock into a strange formation. The legend says that Hvítserkur was a troll caught by the sunrise while attempting to destroy the Christian monastery at Pingeyrar.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Iceland 1989 Namaskard Namafjall volcano stamp

Iceland 1990, Hvítserkur
The stamp issued again in the year 1994 as stamp on stamp.
(please see below)

 

www.mountainstamp.com stamp timbre day Iceland 1994 Hvítserkur stamp

Iceland 1994,"stamp day 1994"
Hvítserkur (stamp on stamp).  

 

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