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Special 340 Invention Myth Postage Stamps (1994)

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Stamp SN D340
Stamp Name Special 340 Invention Myth Postage Stamps (1994)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Tales, Birds, Mammals, Amphibian
Issue date 1994-09-15
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 36x51.5
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer Courvoiser S.A., Switzerland
Designer Shen I-Cheng
Creative Director
Sheet composition 5×4
Print color
Process Photogravure
Paper Photogravure stamp paper
Perforation 11 1/2
  The Chinese culture is more than 5,000 years old. During this long period of time, many vivid myths have been passed from generation to generation.  The invention myths featured on this set of stamps are: (1) Sueirenjy obtaining fire by digging wood, (2) Fushijy drawing Pa-Kua, (3) Shennungjy making agricultural tools, and (4) Tsangjier inventing characters..