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Special 98 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps (Issue of 1973)

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Stamp SN D098
Stamp Name Special 98 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps (Issue of 1973)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Lunar New Year, Zodiac
Issue date 1973-12-01
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 34x26
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Engraving & Printing Works, R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer Wen Hsueh-ju
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper 86 g/m2 watermarked draft
paper
Back
Perforation 12 1/2


  1974 is the year of 〝ChiaYin〞 and the symbol of the year is the tiger. To facilitate the prepaying of postage for the yuletide and New Year mails, aset of the 1974 New Year's Greeting Postage Stamps, each with the same design of a tiger, was issued to celebrate the year of the tiger.