Bird of the year - White heron

Newsletter # 05 (291) February 26, 2008
On March 13, 2008 the Ministry of Communications and Informatization of the Republic of Belarus will issue the stamp Great white heron from the series A bird of the year prepared by the Publishing Centre Marka of the EUR Belpochta.
A series continuation. Beginning nos. 473-475, 501-501A, 559, 600, 635, 679. Designer: Alexander Mityanin. Printing: offset. Colour: full colour. Paper: chalk-surfaced. Perforation: comb13¾: 13½. Size of the stamp: 2637 mm. The stamps were printed in small sheets. Sheet composition: 7 stamps + 1 coupon. Size of the sheet: 128x108 mm. Print quantity of the stamp: 48.000.
There are elements of protection on the stamp.
No. 720
  720
Great white heron
1050 BYR
The Ahova ptushak Batskaushchyny fund (Protection of Homeland Birds) declared the great white heron a bird of the year 2008.
The stamp is issued with the assistance of the organization Ahova ptushak Batskaushchyny (Protection of Homeland Birds).
A special cancellation on FDC will be carried out at the Main Post Office of Minsk on the stamp issuing day.

Colour of the postmark — black.
Special postmark and FDC
designed by A. Mityanin.

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