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Special 278 Traditional Chinese Costume Postage Stamps (Issue of 1990)

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Stamp SN D278
Stamp Name Special 278 Traditional Chinese Costume Postage Stamps (Issue of 1990)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Costume
Issue date 1990-05-10
Suspersion date 1992-05-10
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 25.5x41
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C.
Designer Hu Zerman
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×10

Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,
watermarked stamp paper with gum

Perforation 13 1/2x13

   This Directorate released a fifth set in the Traditional Chinese Costume series on May 10, 1990. The designs were created by Professor Hu Zerman of the Department of Textiles and Clothing of Fu-jen University and authenticated by Dr. Wang Yu-ching, Chairman of the Society for the Study of Chinese Costume.

2.00 The Official Costume with Lung-Kuan Hat and Collar, Sui and Tang Dynasties (589-907)

3.00 The Robe with P'u-Tou Hat and Pan-Ling Collar, Tang and Sung Dynasties (618-1280)

7.50 The Costume of Wa-Leng Hat and Queue-Line Robe, Chin and Yuan Dynasties (1115-1368)

12.00 The Costume of Black-Gauze Hat and the Robe with Crane Patch, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)