Beginning of the Great Patriotic War. Defense of Brest Fortress

Newsletter # 19 (673) June 15, 2016
On June 22, 2016 the Ministry of Communications and Informatization of the Republic of Belarus will issue 3 postage stamps of the series Beginning of the Great Patriotic War. Defense of Brest Fortress and a stamp Heroic defense of Brest Fortress of the series Joint issue of Belarus and Russia. Way to Victory.
 
Artist: Tatyana Dolskaya. Design: Tatyana Kuznetsova. Printing: offset. Colour: multicoloured. Paper: chalk-surfaced, gummed. Perforation: comb 12. Size of the stamps: 28x40 mm. Sheet composition: 1 horizontal strip of 3 stamps. Size of the sheet: 146x54 mm. While printing the stamps they used the technology of relief stamping and thermal stamping by metalized foil of golden colour. Print quantity: 50.000 stamps each.
 
The stamps were printed at the Republican Unitary Enterprise Bobruisk Integrated Printing House named after A. T.  Nepogodin.
 
No. 1121
Ivan Zubachov
Elements of protection
No. 1122
Piotr Gavrilov
N
Elements of protection
No. 1123
Andrey Kizhevatov
M
Elements of protection

 

Artist of the stamp: Sergey Ulyanovsky. Design of the sheet: Tatyana Kuznetsova. Printing: offset. Colour: multicoloured with additional paint like bronze. Paper: chalk-surfaced, gummed. Perforation: comb 13x131/2. Size of the stamp: 52x29,6 mm. Sheet composition: 7 stamps & 1 coupon. Size of the sheet: 132x152 mm. While printing the stamp they used the technology of relief stamping and thermal stamping by metalized foil of golden colour. Print quantity: 49.000 stamps.
 
The stamp was printed at the Republican Unitary Enterprise Bobruisk Integrated Printing House named after A. T.  Nepogodin.
 
No. 1124
Heroic defense of Brest Fortress
H
Elements of protection
 
The projects were prepared in cooperation with the state institution Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress.
 
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.
 

Colour of the postmark — red.
FDC painted by T.Dolskaya.
Special postmark and FDC designed by T.Kuznetsova
A special cancellation on FDC will be carried out at the post office No.10 of Brest on the stamps issuing day.
 

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