26 October 2020
Remarkable Cemetery Sculpture
Theme: The cemeteries of Belgium are rich in heritage. In this show, we focus the spotlight on five places/funeral monuments.
Postage stamps: a. Grave of composer Franz De Vos in Ghent (Campo Santo) b. Mausoleum Goblet d’Alviella in Court-Saint-Etienne – Copyright: Jacques Duchateau v. The Thinker (Rodin) in Brussels (Laeken) – Copyright: Jacques Duchateau d. Grave of H. Consciousness in Antwerp (Schoonselhof) e. Entrance to Mons Cemetery – Copyright: Jacques Duchateau
Creation: Guillaume Broux Prints – Layout: Myriam Voz
Stamp format: a-b-c-d: 29mmx37mm e: 58mm x 37mm
Leaflet format: 225mm x 165mm
Sheet composition: 5 postage stamps
Value: 2 Non Prior for Belgium
For formats: unstanding up to 100g
Paper: FSC white scrubbed
Dentelure: 11 1/2
Printing process: heliogravure and soft-cut
Issue date: October 26, 2020
Repro: bpost Philately and Stamps Printing – Printing: Johan Enschedé Security Print
First Day Sheet:
SDF – Remarkable Cemeteries
First Day Sheet with the show “Remarkable Cemeteries.” Belgium’s cemeteries are rich in heritage. In this show, we focus the spotlight on five places/funeral monuments.
FDS with a first day obliteration and presenting on the back an interesting N/F text on the theme, as well as all the technical characteristics of the postage stamp issue.
Issue date: 26/10/2020
Product code: 00000031630