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Commemorative 253 100th Anniversary of the Passing Away of Louis Pasteur Commemorative Issue

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Stamp SN B253
Stamp Name Commemorative 253 100th Anniversary of the Passing Away of Louis Pasteur Commemorative Issue
Stamp Cat Standard Commemorative Stamps
Stamp Cat Science, Health, Individuals
Issue date 1995-09-27
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 26x34
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co· Inc·, R·O·C·
Drawer
Designer Chang Chia-cheng
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 4×5
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,
watermarked stamp paper
with gum
Back
Perforation 12


   Louis Pasteur was a French microbiologist· His achievements in microbiology, pathology, and chemistry were well-known to the global scientific community· Pasteur died on September 28, 1895, and the year 1995 marked the 100th anniversary of his death· To honor Pasteur's many contributions to mankind, to coincide with the event in celebration of Pasteur Centennial held by the French, and to promote the international academic exchange, a commemorative stamp, using Pasteur's portrait as the design, was issued·