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Turkey 2012 "World environment day (Dinosaurs)"


Issue Date 05.06.2012
ID Michel:  ScottStanley GibbonsYvert:   UPU:   Category: pR
Author Graphic Design: Bulent Ates
Stamps in set 1
Value 2 TL         T-Rex
Size (width x height) 46x46mm
Layout 1 plastic, hologramm stamp inside of a  Bokklet
Products none
Paper plastic
Perforation
Print Technique lenticular 3D
Printed by Daymenti Printig Press Adver, Pro. Ser. and Tra. Lim. Com
Quantity 10.000
Issuing Authority PTT

The subject of World Environment Day (Dinosaurs) has been devoted by Turkish Post Authority  (PTT) to create a commemortaive block of 4 mint stamps and introductory booklet  with plastic, hologram stamp inside which have been presented for circulation. Even though the plastic stamp is sold inside of a booklet it can be used for postal purpose as any other regular stamp.

The dinosaur on the stamp is T-Rex  - Tyrannosaurus Rex was the most terrifying carnivorous that ever lived. It had 20 cm teeth. It was 14 meter long and could reach 5-6 meters when erect. It lived in Nirth America and China 67 millions years ago.


Products

The Booklet

Info Brochure Used on Cover

Cover sent on symetrical date 12.12.12

 

 

Acknowledgement :

   Many thanks to  fellow stamp collector zkan Ipek from Turkey, for his help to find some some information about these stamps and nice covers he made and sent to me.


References:
Wikipedia  Info Brochure

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