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LK008.09

Country / Post Sri Lanka
Date of Issue 9 March 2009
Primary theme Transportation (Rail) (Locomotive & trains)
Subject Railway Running Sheds - Dematagoda
Width 41.0 mm
Height 30.0 mm
Denomination 5.00 LKR
Number in set 1
Layout/Format sheet of 100
Perforations 12 by 12
Stamp issuing authority Department of Posts
Printer Department of Government Printing, Sri Lanka