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GB108.09

Country / Post Great Britain
Date of Issue 22 October 2009
Primary theme Olympic Games (Paralympics)
Olympic Games (Summer Olympics)
Subject The Olympic & Paralympic Games - The Road to 2012 - Archery
Width 35.0 mm
Height 35.0 mm
Denomination 1st class
Number in set 10 (show set)
Layout/Format sheets of 25 & 50
Perforations 14.5 by 14.5
Stamp issuing authority Royal Mail of Great Britain
Printer Cartor Security Print, France