Tax 07 Peking Print Postage Due Stamps (1915)

Stamp SN G007
Stamp Name Tax 07 Peking Print Postage Due Stamps (1915)
Stamp Cat Standard Postage-Due Stamps
Stamp Cat Numeral
Issue date 1915-01-01
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.)
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer Printing Bureau of the Ministry of Finance, Peking
Drawer William A. Grant
Designer
Photographer
Engraver
Creative Director
Sheet composition (5×5)×8<br>
Print color
Process Intaglio
Paper
Back
Perforation 14

Description



The second issue of the postage-due stamps was printed in 1915 by the Printing Bureau of the Ministry of Finance, Peking. The stamp design is somewhat similar to that of the first print made in England.

(1)In the character〝華〞(Hua) the topmost two vertical strokes were written in opposite directions with a wide space between their tops.

(2)Two unbroken parallel lines were drawn above the panel bearing the inscription〝中華民國郵政〞(Republic of China Postal Service)(P-14).

(1)In the character〝華〞(Hua) the topmost two vertical strokes were written in the same direction with a narrow space between their tops.

(2)Only one unbroken parallel line was drawn above the panel bearing the inscription〝中華民國郵政〞(Republic of China Postal Service) (P-15).