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Special 65 Famous Chinese - Hua To - Portrait Postage Stamp (1970)

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Stamp SN D065
Stamp Name Special 65 Famous Chinese - Hua To - Portrait Postage Stamp (1970)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Science
Issue date 1970-03-17
Suspension date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 27x37
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Engraving & Printing Works, R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer Yen Ki-shih
Photographer
Engraver Pao Liang-yu
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×5
Print color
Process Intaglio
Paper 76-1b〝郵〞(post) watermarked paper with red-blue fiber

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  To promote the Chinese Cultural Renaissance movement, a set of 〝Famous Chinese Portrait Postage Stamp〞 with the portrait of Hua To was issued. Hua To is the most famous physician and surgeon in Chinese history. He was skilled in the use of cautery and acupuncture and used an-esthetics in surgery.