troubleshooting Question

mac address specified on Linux PC different from the mac address when i run ifconfig -a command

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not sure if i'm going insane but i've just checked the mac address on my new linux pc.

the mac address specified on a sticker on a Linux PC is 00:50:43:01:68:40. Yet when i run the command line i get 00:50:43:01:c1:e6 .

The command i use is ifconfig -a.  

any ideas?
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