Commemorative 208 Mother’s Day Commemorative Issue (1985)

Stamp SN B208
Stamp Name Commemorative 208 Mother’s Day Commemorative Issue (1985)
Stamp Cat Standard Commemorative Stamps
Stamp Cat Flowers, Activities
Issue date 1985-05-08
Suspersion date 民國74年11月08日
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 30x40
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc.,R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer
Photographer Cheng Yuan-chun
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition C208.1-208.2. 10×10<br>
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,<br>watermarked stamp paper with gum<br>
Back
Perforation 13 1/2

Description



  Mother's Day is set on the second Sunday in May every year to honor motherhood. It falls on May 12 this year. To observe Mother's Day, this Directorate released a set of two 2.00 commemoratives on May 8, 1985. The two stamps depict the carnation and the day-lily. They are printed alternately, with 50 pairs per sheet.