Commemorative 95 Shihmen Reservoir Commemorative Issue (1964)

Stamp SN B095
Stamp Name Commemorative 95 Shihmen Reservoir Commemorative Issue (1964)
Stamp Cat Standard Commemorative Stamps
Stamp Cat Scenic Spots, Reservoirs, Activities
Issue date 1964-06-14
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 38.5x28
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer Printing Bureau of the Ministry of Finance, Japan
Designer Lin Yuan-shen
Creative Director
Sheet composition 5×10<br>
Print color
Process Photogravure
Paper Photogravure stamp paper<br>
Perforation 12 1/2


  The Shihmen Reservoir is the multipurpose water resource development constructed by the government of the Republic of China. The main purposes of the reservoir are irrigation, power, flood control, and public water supply, with secondary benefits of sediment control and tourist attraction. To mark the completion of this significant project, a set of commemorative postage stamps was issued.