Oldest Pearls on Stamps – Umm al Quwain-UAE 2016
A Pearl was discovered in Jun 2012 at a neolithic excavation site in Umm Al Quwain and it is believed to 7,500 years old and belongs to 5,500 BC. At that time it was believed to the oldest Pearl in the World .
Emirates Post (United Arab Emirates ) issued a 3 AED Stamp on this Pearl on 15 Nov 2016. A Miniature sheet of 10 AED was also issued.