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Country / Post Russian Federation
Date of Issue 27 January 2004
Primary theme Literature, Press and Comics
Subject P.P. Bazhov's Tales - The Malachite Box
Width 30.0 mm
Height 42.0 mm
Denomination 4.00 RUB
Number in set 3 (show set)
Layout/Format sheet of 36 of 6 designs
Perforations 12 by 12.5
Stamp issuing authority MARKA Publishing & Trading Centre
Printer Association GOZNAK of the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation
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