Commemorative 171 Sino-Saudi Bridge Commemorative Issue (1978)

Stamp SN B171
Stamp Name Commemorative 171 Sino-Saudi Bridge Commemorative Issue (1978)
Stamp Cat Standard Commemorative Stamps
Stamp Cat Bridges, National Flags, Activities
Issue date 1978-10-31
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.)
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C.
Designer Lin Ken-wang
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,
watermarkded stamp paper
with gum
Perforation 13 1/2


  The Sino-Saudi Bridge is a major construction on the North-South Freeway, one of the ten major construction projects of the R.O.C. in the 1970’s. The construction of the Bridge begun in April 1976 was completed by the end of October, 1978. To celebrate the completion of this major construction, a commemorative issue was released on October 31, 1978, the day of the opening of the entire length of the Freeway to the public.