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Country / Post Sierra Leone
Date of Issue 10 May 2004
Primary theme Astronomy & Space (Satellites)
Subject Yang Lewei orbits the Earth - Friendship 7
Width 27.5 mm
Height 42.0 mm
Denomination 1200 SLL
Number in set 12 (show set)
Layout/Format miniature sheet of 6 of 6 designs
Perforations 14 by 14
Stamp issuing authority Sierra Leone Postal Services Limited
Printer BDT International Security Printing Ltd