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Special 178 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps & Souvenir Sheet (1981)

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Stamp SN D178
Stamp Name Special 178 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps & Souvenir Sheet (1981)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Lunar New Year, Zodiac
Issue date 1981-12-01
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 26x34
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer Chuang Chu-mei
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,<br>watermarked stamp paper <br>with gum<br>
Back
Perforation 12 1/2
   This set, the second of the second series of New Year's Greeting Postage Stamps, has two stamps, 1.00 and 10.00. 1982 is the year of the Dog as reckoned by the traditional Chinese calendar. The abstract drawing round in form, symbolizing union and harmony, depicts a dog. The souvenir sheet (78 × 102 mm.) consists of two sets of the stamps.