Lebanon
Asia
Home
Mount Sannine 2'628 m
PNamibia
Bromo Tengger Semeru Nationalpark
map Tablet und Mobile

The Mount Sannine (Jabal Sannin) belongs to the Lebanon Range. It is after the al-Qurnat as-Sauda (3'088 m) the second highest mountain in Lebanon. On clear days the Mount Sannine is visible from Beirut.

 

www.mountainstamp.com  Lebanon 1930 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya

Lebanon 1930, view from Bickfaya towards Mount Sannine.
The stamp is existing from 1935 or 1937 (redrawn/Arabic inscriptions more condenced). 

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1930 Mount Sannine stamp Beyrouth

Lebanon 1930/1935, view from Beirut (Bayrūt) towards Mount Sannine.

 


Lebanon 1937/1940, Nahr al-Kalb River.
(8 values, 7½ Pia is missing)
The Nahr al-Kalb (Dog River) runs for about 30 kilometres from a spring in Jeita near the Jeita Grotto Limestone Caves to the Mediterranean Sea. From the topographic point of view, the snow capped mountain in distance is the Mt. Sannine.

 

overprinted existing
12.50 Pia on 7.50 Pia blue
12½ on 7.50 Pia blue
6 Pia on 12½ Pia
7½ Pia auf 12½ Pia

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1938 Mount Sannine stamp Beyrouth Beirut

Lebanon 1938

10th anniversary of the first Marseille-Beirut flight by Maurice Noguès.
Portrait of Maurice Noguès, plane over the city Beirut and the Mt. Sannine in the background.
The stamp is existing with perforation 11 and is also 11½ & imperforated in miniaturesheets of four stamps.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1942 Mount Sannine stamp www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1942 Mount Sannine stamp

Lebanon 1942, "1st Anniversary of Independence".
Plane over Mount Sannine.
The stamps were issued imperforated in a souvenirsheet as well.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannine stamp Bickfaya

Lebanon 1946, Heron over Mount Sannine.
Inscription "POSTES".

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya
www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya

Lebanon 1946, Heron over Mount Sannine.
Inscription "POSTES AERIENNE ".

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya
www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1946 Mount Sannone stamp Bickfaya

Lebanon 1946, Mount Sannine in the background.
The stamps were issued imperforated in a souvenirsheet as well.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lebanon 1978 Mount Sannine stamp

Lebanon 1978, "Mikha'il Na'ima Festival". 

The stamp is showing a portrait of the Lebanese author and poet Mikha'il Na'ima (1889-1988) and the Mount Sannine in the background. Mikha'il Na'ima grew up in Baskinta at the foothills of Mount Sannine.

 

top

www.mountainstamp.com

Lebanon
Asia
Home