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Special 201 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps & Souvenir Sheet (Issue of 1983)

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Stamp SN D201
Stamp Name Special 201 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps & Souvenir Sheet (Issue of 1983)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Lunar New Year, Zodiac
Issue date 1983-12-01
Suspersion date 1984-06-01
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 26x34
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Engraving & Printing Works, R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer
Photographer Chuang Chu-mei
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 consists of two stamps, 1.00 and 10.00. 1984 is the Year of the Rat as reckoned by the traditional Chinese calendar.The abstract drawing, round in form symbolizing union and harmony, depicts a rat.The souvenir sheet (78×102 mm.) is composed of two sets of the stamps.