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Flowers with their beauty could be the source of inspiration. Flowers could be the means to express the feelings that can't be expressed in words.
Indonesia, as a tropical country, is very rich in it's many kind of flowers.
Among those various kind of flowers, the Government of the Republic of Indonesia has chosen 3 (three) kinds of them as National flower, Enchantment flower, and rare flower, each for Jasmin (Jasminum sambac), Orchid (Phalaenopsis ambilis B), and Rafflesia (Rafflesia arnoldi).
To popularize those flowers, on January 20th, 1992 the Directorate General of Posts and Telecommunications is issuing a set of special stamps and the Public Corporation for Posts and Giro issues First Day Covers "FLORA 1992". these are to following specification:
Classification Stamp : Special Stamps
1. Date of issue : 20 January 1992
2. Denominations :
a. Rp 200,00 representing the Orchid (Phalaenopsis ambilis B).
b. Rp 500,00 representing the Rafflesia (Rafflesia arnoldi).
c. Rp 1.000,00 representing the Jasmin (Jasminum sambac).
3. Quantity : 3.000.000 stamps for each denomination of Rp 200,00 and Rp 500,00
1.000.000 stamps for denomination of Rp 1,000,00
4. Paper : White unwatermarked
5. Gum type : PVA
6. Printing process : Rotogravure in two colours bearing special marks in the form of emblem of Perum Pos dan Giro (Public Corporation of Posts and Giro) which are visible only under ultra-violet ray.
7. Size : 22.30 x 38.60 mm.
8. Perforation : 13.50 x 12.75
9. Sheet composition : 50 stamps per sheet.
10. Designers : M. Nurasyid
11. Printer : Perum PERURI.
B. SOUVENIR SHEET
1. Quantity : 30.000 pieces
2. Designer : Triadi Margono
3. Price : Rp 2.000,00 / each
C. FIRST DAY COVER
1. Quantity : 15.000 pieces
2. Designer : Iman Sudjudi
3. Price : Rp 2.200,00 / each