Ceska Posta has issued a definitive stamp identified with the letter A and portraying figures from a popular TV series of bedtime stories for children Pat and Mat.
The letter A corresponds to the current price of the domestic service Ordinary Letter - Standard up to 50 g (as per the current version of the Pricelist of Basic Postal Services - CZK 10 as of the date of issue).
The stamps with a 23x30 mm vertical picture are available as booklets of 10.
The stamp and booklet were designed by Jan Chvojka, who also wrote scripts for popular Pat & Mat film series. The stamp portrays the tinkers Pat and Mat in their brotherly embrace.
The stamp comes with a first day cover and commemorative handstamp. The picture part of the FDC portrays Pat and Mat in a car. The handstamp contains an outline of Pat and Mat's faces with the text: "Prague, 5.10.2011".