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LK003.08

Country / Post Sri Lanka
Date of Issue 4 February 2008
Primary theme National symbols (Flags)
Politics & Government (Independence)
Subject 60th Independence Day Celebrations
Width 30.0 mm
Height 60.0 mm
Denomination 5.00 LKR
Number in set 1
Layout/Format sheet of 50
Perforations 12 by 12
Stamp issuing authority Department of Posts
Printer Department of Government Printing, Sri Lanka