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Special 74 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps (Issue of 1970)

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Stamp SN D074
Stamp Name Special 74 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps (Issue of 1970)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Lunar New Year, Zodiac
Issue date 1970-12-01
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 26x34
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Engraving & Printing Works, R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer Yen Ki-shih
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper 76-lb 〝郵〞(post) watermarked paper with red-blue fiber

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  According to the Chinese lunar year, 1971 is the Year of the Boar .Coinciding with the government's program to encourage increased savings by the people, the choice of the〝piggy bank〞as a subject aimed at promoting savings as well as commemorating the Year of Boar.