Special 262 Traditional Chinese Costume Postage Stamps (Issue of 1988)

Stamp SN D262
Stamp Name Special 262 Traditional Chinese Costume Postage Stamps (Issue of 1988)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Costume
Issue date 1988-11-23
Suspersion date 民國78年11月23日
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 25.5x41
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co. Inc., R.O.C.
Drawer
Designer Hu Zerman
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition 10×10
Print color
Process Deep etch offset
Paper Locally-made mat finished,
watermarked stamp paper with gum
Back
Perforation 13 1/2x13

Description



  This is the fourth set in the Traditional Chinese Costume series. The designs were created by Professor Hu Zerman of the Department of Textiles and Clothing of Fu-jen University, authenticated by Dr. Wang Yu-ching, Chairman of the Society for the Study of Chinese Costume.

  The designs of the four stamps are as follows:

2.00 Shang Dynasty Noble with Tall Hat

3.00 Warring States Ruler in Flowery Garment

7.50 Wei-Chin Period Official with Writing Brush in Hair

12.00 Northern Dynasties (502-581 A.D.) Official with Hanging Brush on Hat