6th Pan-Armenian Summer Games marked with a new philatelic issue
FindYourStampsValue.com hurries to inform that Armenia Post officially put into circulation a new postal issue within the framework of the 6th Pan-Armenian Summer Games: a stamped souvenir sheet dedicated to the 6th Pan-Armenian Summer Games. The issue was canceled on the 5th of August.
"Haypost" CJSC jointly with the Ministry of Transport and Communication of the Republic of Armenia and the World Committee of Pan-Armenian Games keeps attaching great importance to sport themes, underlining the culture and history of the Armenian sport and reflecting the demonstrations of this culture in postal issues.
The S/sheet dedicated to the 6th Pan-Armenian Summer Games depicts the front and back of the gold medal of the Games, the stylized logotype and the cup of the Games, as well as the cities when the Games will be held: Yerevan, Gyumri, Vanadzor, and Stepanakert. The stamp depicts a stadium with sportsmen of six main sports, as well as the logotype of Pan-Armenian Games.
Eminent sportsmen Vaghinak Galstyan, Robert Emyan, Arevik Karapetyan and representatives of the World Committee of Pan-Armenian Games, the Deputy Minister of Transport and Communication of the Republic of Armenia Gagik Tadevosyan, the Chairman of the Armenian Philatelic Association Hovik Musayelyan and the Acting CEO of "Haypost" CJSC Haik Avagyan took part in the solemn cancellation of the S/sheet.