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Special 259 Sports Postage Stamps (Issue of 1988)

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Stamp SN D259
Stamp Name Special 259 Sports Postage Stamps (Issue of 1988)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Sports, Baseball
Issue date 1988-09-09
Suspersion date 1989-09-09
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 30x40
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C.
Designer Lin Hsiang-cheng
Creative Director
Sheet composition S259.1-259.2 10×10
S259.3-259.4 10×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,
watermarked stamp paper with gum
Perforation 13 1/2

  To help promote universal sports activities, this Directorate released a set of four 5.00 stamps on September 9, 1988-Athletics Day. The stamps were printed in two horizontal se-tenant pairs, one of which depicts basketball and the other baseball.