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Item no. S498 (stamp)

Type: stamp

Country: Comoro Islands [Union des Comores]

Date of issue: 2009

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Stamp from a 7-stamp sheet “Famous inventions [Innovations celebres]”. It shows portrait of Auguste and Louis Lumière, French chemists and inventors of cinema and first filmmakers in history; their camera/projector apparatus and a scene from one of their first films ”The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat Station” [“L'arrivée d'un train en gare de La Ciotat”]. They are also inventors of the first commercially successful photographic color process and material Autochrome.

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