Special 208 Ancient Chinese Enamelware Postage Stamps (Issue of 1984)

Stamp SN D208
Stamp Name Special 208 Ancient Chinese Enamelware Postage Stamps (Issue of 1984)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Antiques
Issue date 1984-05-20
Suspersion date 民國74年05月20日
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 39.2x28.5或28.5x39.2
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C
Drawer
Designer
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×5<br>
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,<br>watermarked stamp paper with gum<br>
Back
Perforation 12

Description




   The four pieces of enamelware, recommended by the National Palace Museum, shown on this set of stamps are briefly described as follows:

2.00  Pot, cup, and plate with flower and bird decor, painted enamel, Chien-lung ware (1736-1795), Ching Dynasty

3.00  Tsun, wine vessel on the back of a phoenix, cloisonne enamel, Ching Dynasty (1644-1911).

4.00  Tea pot with chrysanthemum decor, painted enamel, Chien-lung ware (1736-1795), Ching Dynasty. 

18.00  Candle-holder, cloisonne enamel, Chien-lung ware (1736-1795), Ching Dynasty.