Iskanderkul is a mountain lake of glacial origin.
It is situated at an altitude of 2'195 m on the northern slopes of the Gissar Range in the Fann Mountains. Those are hundreds of the most beautiful tops located in the branches of the Hissar and Turkestan ridges, in the southwest of Pamir-Alay. Eleven tops exceed 5'000 m. Among them are Bodkhon (5'138 m), Energia (5'105 m), Zamok (5'070 m) and Chapdar (5'050 m). The highest in this region is Chimtarga (5'487 m).
Soviet Union 1959, Iskanderkul.
The stamp was issued in the series "Landscapes of the Soviet Union".
Tajikistan 2003, Iskanderkul.