Sunday, February 6, 2011

Ukraine - Traditional Costumes 2003

Face Value: 45k
Colour: Multicolour
Design: Mykola Kochubei
Printing Method: Offset
Printers: "Derzhznak" - Kyiv
Perforation: 13.25 x 13.25
Sheet: 8 (2 x 4)
Stamp Size: 30 x 33 mm
Issue: 100,000

Ukrainian National Dress
On 19 Dec 2003; Ukraine issued a 6 new definitive stamps based on its continuous series - Ukrainian National Dress for various customs and traditions.

From the Kharkivshchyna Region, first stamp shows the religious holiday - Annunciation
The second stamp shows the Feast of St. Andrew

From the Sumshchyna Region, first stamp shows a marriage proposal
The second stamp shows the Making of a wedding wreath

From the Donechyna Region and the Start of Lent.
The second stamp shows a Harvest Festival.

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