Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps From
Norway


Official Name: Kingdom of Norway
National Name: Kongeriket Norge
Alternate Names: Noreg; Norge
Monetary Units: 1 Norwegian krone = 100 øre
Location: Northern Europe; bordered by the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea (sorth, west, and north); Russia, Finland, and Sweden (east).
Mineral Resources: Petroleum, copper, pyrite, nickel, iron ore, zinc, lead.



Norway Scott 1196 Norway Scott 1197
Silver
Norway
Scott 1196
3.40 krone
Cobaltite
Norway
Scott 1197
5.20 krone

This set of 2 stamps was issued on 18 Jun 1998.
Both stamps show natural, unpolished specimens.



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