13th definitive issue. Kingdom of Ararat
The postage stamp with the nominal value of 10 AMD depicts the chalcedony seal the height of which is 3 cm. The seal is found in Noratus village (Gegharkunik region). The seal is a light-brown and weight-shaped. The cylindrical side is engraved with an image of a sacred tree of life and a winged creature with raised arms at one side. On the bottom area of the seal is an impression of winged solar disk.
The postage stamp with the nominal value of 50 AMD depicts the jet seal the height of which is 2 cm. The seal is found in Noratus village (Gegharkunik region). The seal is black and weight-shaped. The images on the sides are damaged because of continuous usage. On the curved side is a scene of sacrifice:a priest or lord is sitting in an armchair with the right arm raised, there is a tree of life behind his back.On the sacrificial table in front of the man is a moon-shaped piece of bread. On the adjacent table is a sacred tree of life , and another person is kneeing with an arm raised next to the table. On the bottom area of the seal is an impression of a horse with a sacred tree of life on its back.
Date of issue: December 27, 2019
Designer: Vahagn Mkrtchyan
Printing house: Lowe Martin Group, Canada
Size: 20,0 x 24,0 mm
Stamps per sheet: 20 pcs
Print run: 10 - 1 000 000 pcs
50- 500 000 pcs