Friday, July 27, 2012
Russia : 2012 London Olympic Stamps
Russia issued new postage stamp in circulation dedicated to the Olympic Games in London. The Olympics stamp will only cost 50 rubles and have a circulation of 110,000 copies.
On the face of the stamp there is a map of the city with the Olympic marathon route highlighted and the silhouettes of running athletes.
The symbol of the games is visible on the stamp and is formed by shapes which form the year of the games "2012".
In another corner of the stamp there is the word "London" and in another the image of Olympic rings.
The stamp is available in four colors: blue, green, orange and yellow.