Britannia

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BRITANNIA 1   1997 Norfolk Island Miniature sheet for Hong Kong.    US$1

Note: The British Royal Yacht "Britannia" played a notable role in the handing over of the Crown colony of Hong Kong from English to Chinese rule in 1997. She carried the Prince of Wales who was the  Queen's official representitive at the hand-over.  The sheet above shows Hong Kong Harbour at dusk and the stamp a view of the Britannia.

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