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Saturday, October 8, 2016

Russia 2016 - Coat of Arms - Perm Region




COUNTRY: RUSSIA
ISSUE DATE: 16 September 2016
CIRCULATION: 70 000
STAMP SIZE: 90 x 60 mm
STAMPS DESIGN: A. Moskovets






The coat of arms of Perm Krai depicts a silver bear heading to the right placed on a red escutcheon, with a gospel in a golden cover featuring an eight-pointed cross on its back. The gospel is capped with a silver widened cross caved-in at the ends. The escutcheon is capped with a princely crown.

A heraldic description of the coat of arms of Perm is as follows: “Against the red background field, there is a silver walking bear carrying a golden gospel on its back and accompanied with a silver widened cross at the head of the escutcheon”.






Stamp images and description thanks to Russian Post


Russian Post