On October 8th, 2018, a souvenir sheet with one stamp dedicated to the theme “Summit of the International Organisation of La Francophonie in Yerevan” has been cancelled and put into circulation by “HayPost” CJSC in the premises of the Sport and Concert Complex after Karen Demirchyan within the frameworks of 17th Summit of the International Organisation of La Francophonie.
The souvenir sheet with nominal value of 870 AMD is printed in “Cartor” printing house in France with the print-run of 12 000 pcs. The authors of the souvenir sheet’s design are the designers Vahagn Mkrtchyan and Anna Baghdasaryan.
The postage stamp includes a fragment of the painting “Heavy-lift ships” (1983) of the French-Armenian outstanding artist Jean Carzou (Garnik Zoulumyan) and the painting “Armenia” (1923) of the famous Armenian artist Martiros Saryan. The souvenir sheet also depicts the logotype of the 17th Summit of the International Organisation of La Francophonie as well as its motto “Live together” in Armenian and French languages.
The souvenir sheet was cancelled by the Secretary-General of the Organisation Internationale of La Francophonie
Michaëlle Jean, the RA Minister of Foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, the RA Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies of the Republic of Armenia Hakob Arshakyan, the Chairman of the Board of "HayPost" CJSC Juan Pablo Gechidjian.
Date of issue: October 08, 2018
Designers: Vahagn Mkrtchyan, Anna Baghdasaryan
Printing house: Cartor, France
Stamp size: 50,0 x 43,0 mm
S/sheet size: 80,0 x 60,0 mm
Print run: 12 000 pcs.
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