Finland 1997 Christmas

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date: 31st October 1997
  • Designed by: Erik Bruun
  • Printed by: Setec Oy, Finland
  • Print Process: lithography
  • stamp format 2.00Fm height 24½mm x width 34½mm, perforations 13.75 x 13.75
  • stamp format 2.80Fm height 34½mm x width 24½mm, perforations 13.75 x 13.75
  • stamp format 3.20Fm height 36½mm x width 25mm, perforations 13.5 x 13.5

2.00Fm ~ town in winter
2.80Fm ~ candelabra at Petajävesi Church (constructed 1763-64; a UNESCO World Heritage Site)
3.20Fm ~ west end of St John's Cathedral, Eira, Helsinki (built 1888-1891, architect A E Melander)


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