The Red Book of the Republic of Belarus. Insects. Ground Beetles

Newsletter # 5 (659) February 9, 2016
On February 16, 2016 the Ministry of Communications and Informatization of the Republic of Belarus will issue 4 stamps of the series The Red Book of the Republic of Belarus. Insects.
Artist: Alexander Mityanin. Designer: Marina Vitkovskaya. Printing: offset. Colour: multicoloured. Paper: chalk-surfaced, gummed. Perforation: comb 131/4: 13. Size of the stamps: 37x26 mm. Sheets composition: 6 (23) stamps. Size of the sheets: 94x101 mm. Print quantity: 42.000 stamps each.
 
The stamps were printed at the Republican Unitary Enterprise Bobruisk Integrated Printing House named after A. T.  Nepogodin.
 
Face value A is equal to the tariff of a letter up to 20 gram within Belarus.
Face value N is equal to the surface tariff of a postcard abroad.
Face value M is equal to the air-mail tariff of a postcard abroad.
Face value H is equal to the surface tariff of a letter up to 20 gram abroad.
 
No. 1109
Carabus cancellatus.
 
 
Element of protection
 
 
No. 1110
Carabus nitens
 
 
Element of protection
 
 
 
No. 1111
Carabus intricatus
 
 
Element of protection
 
 
 
No. 1112
Carabus clathratus
 
 
Element of protection
 
 
 
A sheetlet is also issued. Sheetlet composition: 4 (1 set) stamps. Size of the sheetlet: 165x55 mm. Print quantity: 12.000 sheetlets.
Colour of the postmark — black.
 
Special postmark and FDC painted by A.Mitya