First Day of Issue = September 10, 2005
Size: 31.50 mm x 31.50 mm
Quantity printed = 230,010
Perforated 10.00 x 11.50
Print method: Lithography

Creative team
J. Utāns, Designer

The stamp honors Latvian writer Jānis Pliekķāns (1865 - 1929), better known as Rainis. On the left side of the stamp "LATVIEŠU RAKSTNIECĪBA" translates to "LATVIAN WRITING". On the right side of the stamp we see the name of his play "UGUNS UN NAKTS" (FIRE AND NIGHT).

Catalog numbers
Scott 624
Michel LV 643A

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This stamp belongs to the following sets

Latvian writers