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Commemorative 254 70th Anniversary of the National Palace Museum Commemorative Issue

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Stamp SN B254
Stamp Name Commemorative 254 70th Anniversary of the National Palace Museum Commemorative Issue
Stamp Cat Standard Commemorative Stamps
Stamp Cat Antiques, Calligraphy & Paintings, Organizations
Issue date 1995-10-09
Suspension date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 36x28或28X36
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer Courvoiser S.A., Switzerland
Drawer
Designer
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 5×4 or 4×5
Print color
Process Photogravure
Paper Photogravure stamp paper  
Back
Perforation 11 3/4 X 11 1/2或11 1/2 X 11 3/4
   National Palace Museum was established in Peking in 1925. October of the year 1995 marked the 70th anniversary of the museum. To celebrate the anniversary, this Directorate issued a set of four stamps, the design of which was based on four pieces of artwork provided by the museum. These four pieces are called 〝Strange Peaks and Myriad Trees〞, 〝Greenish-blue Procelain Vase〞, 〝Bronze Fu-K'uei Ting Vessel〞, and 〝Quatrain in Seven-character Verse: The Fragrance of Flowers〞.