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CN053.08

Country / Post China (People's Rep)
Date of Issue 8 August 2008
Primary theme Olympic Games (Summer Olympics)
Subject The Opening Memorial of the Games of the XXIX Olympiad
Width 44.0 mm
Height 33.0 mm
Denomination 1.20 CNY
Number in set 1
Layout/Format sheet of 12
Perforations 13 by 13.5
Stamp issuing authority State Post Bureau China National Philatelic Corporation
Printer Beijing Postage Stamp Printing House