x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

Stamps mark Umm Al Nar find

Stamps commemorating the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the Umm An Nar civilisation are on sale at post offices. The stamps have been issued by the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage, and Emirates Post. The site, discovered in 1959 and dating back to 2500BC, is considered evidence of the UAE's first inhabitants. Courtesy ADACH