|Stamp Name||Special 243 Chinese Folklore Art - Puppetry–Postage Stamps (1987)|
|Stamp Cat Standard||Special Stamps|
|Stamp Cat||Handicrafts, Theater|
|Dimension of stamps(mm.)||29x37|
|Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)|
|Printer||China Color Printing Co. Inc.,R.O.C.|
|Process||Deep etch offset|
|Paper||Locally-made mat finished,
watermarked stamp paper with gum
Chinese puppetry falls into three large categories： the 〝sack puppet,〞 the marionette, and the shadow show. They are used as the subjects of this set of stamps.
To exalt the unique art of Chinese folklore, this Directorate released a set of stamps featuring Chinese puppetry.