International Year of the Older Person
On September 4th, 1999; Ukraine issued its third semi-postal stamp commemorating the International Year of the Older Person.
The souvenir sheet is comprised of one perferated stamp valued at 1.20 hrv plus an additional 10 kop intended for some social benefit.
The souvenir sheet shows the Zymnenska Icon of the Virgin Mary (Sviatohorsk). Two angels are holding up the icon. In the background there is a church. In addition, it is night-time with a full moon in the sky.
A pictorial cancellation was used for the First Day of Issue. Cancellation was done in Kyiv.
||1.20hrv + 20kop
||V. M. Yevtushenko
||"Derzhznak" - Kyiv
||11.5 by 11.5
||115 x 90 mm
||31 by 49 mm