Belarus

Happy New Year! Merry Christmas! Jolly Kalyady!
30 October 2019

Belarus: Happy New Year! Merry Christmas! Jolly Kalyady! Images from Belpost.
On October 30, 2019 the Ministry of Communications and Informatization of the Republic of Belarus issued 3 postage stamps: “Jolly Kalyady!”, “Merry Christmas!” and “Happy New Year!”.
Artist: Victor Chaichuk. Design: Yauheniya Biadonik. Print process: offset. Colour: multicoloured. Paper: chalk-surfaced, gummed. Perforations: comb 12. Stamps size: 28×35 mm. Sheets composition: 6 (3×2) stamps. Sheets size: 110×100 mm. The technology of thermal stamping by metalized foil of silver colour was used on the stamps and stamps margins. Print quantity: 60.000 stamps each.
Printer: Unitary Enterprise “Bobruisk Integrated Printing House named after A. T.  Nepogodin”.
Letter “A” is equal to the tariff of a letter up to 20 gram within Belarus.
Letter “M” is equal to the air-mail tariff of a postcard abroad.
Letter “H” is equal to the surface tariff of a letter up to 20 gram abroad.
Belarus: Happy New Year! Merry Christmas! Jolly Kalyady!, 30 October 2019. Image from eBay.
Belarus: Happy New Year! Merry Christmas! Jolly Kalyady! (miniature sheet), 30 October 2019. Image from eBay.

A sheetlet was also issued. Sheetlet composition: 6 (2 sets) stamps. Size of the sheetlet: 110×107 mm. Print quantity: 12.000 sheetlets.

Belarus: Happy New Year! Merry Christmas! Jolly Kalyady! (first day cover), 30 October 2019. Images from Belpost.

A special cancellation on FDC will be carried out at the post office No.1 of Minsk (shop “Philately”,16 Moskovskaya street) on the stamp issuing day.
Colour of the postmark — red.
Special postmark and FDC painted by V.Chaichuk, designed by Ya.Biadonik

Belarus: Happy New Year! Merry Christmas! Jolly Kalyady! (maximum cards), 30 October 2019. Images from Belpost.

3 maximum cards will be issued too. Artist: V.Chaichuk. Design: Ya.Biadonik.

These stamps and other products can be purchased from Belpost.


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