The new state with a territory of 7.112 km2 and 351.916 inhabitants was made up mostly of the former Duchy of Luxembourg and the Duchy of Bouillon. Following the Belgian Revolution, the French speaking part (Duchy of Bouillon) was separated from Luxembourg and integrated in the new Belgian state.
|Price of the stamp:||€0,60|
|Layout :||M&V Concept (L)|
|Printing:||Multicoloured high resolution offset by Bpost Stamps Factory, Malines (B)|
|Dimensions:||48,75 x 38,15 mm, 10 stamps per sheet|
this stamp shows an orchestra conductor's hand and pays tribute to the first rendition of the poem ons heemecht by michel lentz.