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Special 273 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps (Issue of 1989)

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Stamp SN D273
Stamp Name Special 273 New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps (Issue of 1989)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Lunar New Year, Zodiac
Issue date 1989-12-01
Suspersion date 1991-12-01
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 with gum<br>
Back
Perforation 12 1/2


   This set, consisting of two stamps, is the tenth in the second series of New Year's Greeting Postage Stamps released by this Directorate. 1990 is the Year of the Horse, according to the traditional Chinese lunar calendar. The abstract drawing, round in form to symbolize union and harmony, depicts a horse. The souvenir sheet (78×102 mm.) is composed of two sets of the new stamps.