Sport. 31st Summer Olympic Games "Rio-2016"

A souvenir sheet With 1 stamp dedicated to the theme "Sport. Summer Olympic Games "Rio-2016" was cancelled and put into circulation

May 30th 2016 –In the framework of World Stamp Show NY-2016 the souvenir sheet with one stamp dedicated to the “31st Summer Olympic Games "Rio-2016"” was canceled and put into circulation .

The official cancellation ceremony was carried out by Armenia’s permanent representative to the United Nations Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and the Managing Director of "HayPost Trust Management" Juan Pablo Gechidjian.

The souvenir sheet depicts the panoramic view of Rio de Janeiro. The stamp of the s/sheet depicts the famous Copacabana beach of Rio de Janeiro, with the images of some of the sports which Armenia will present during 31stSummer Olympic Games.


Technical Information

Date of issue: May 30, 2016

Designers: Juan Pablo Gechidjian, Vahagn Mkrtchyan

Printing house: Cartor, France

Stamp size: 35,0 x 35,0 mm

S/sheet size: 90,0 x 60,0 mm

Print run: 30 000 pcs