12 La Douce stamp is a stamp that was issued at April 21, 2012 by the Philatelic center of NMBS-Holding. Theme of the stamp is the Belgium steam engine type 12 Atlantic, of which only 6 copies were build. This very streamlined locomotive was used from 1939 on the Brussels-Doornik-Rijsel track. Design of the stamp is by François Schuiten. The locomotive on this stamp was also the hero in the album of François Schuiten called La Douce.
|Subject||Type 12 Atlantic|