Maarmorilik is located in the Akuliarusikassak massif on the mainland of Greenland, on the southern shore of the Qaumarujuk Fjord.
Greenland 2014, Black Angel.
The stamp was issued in the series ¨Mining History, part 5¨.
The lead-zinc mine ’The Black Angel’ at Maarmorilik started its ore production in 1973.
The mining area was placed 600 metres above sea level and access to the area was with a 1.7 km long cableway from the earlier marble quarry.
The mountain is also known as ‘Black Angel’.