Stamps featuring the Bureau of Customs in the Philippines

Bureau of Customs in the Philippines

The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a stamp to commemorate the Centennial Anniversary of the Bureau of Customs.

Kind of Issue:Commemorative
Denomination & Quantity:P5.00 – – – – – 100,000
Date of Issue:February 1, 2002
Last Day of Sale:May 1,2002
Sheet Composition:50 (10 x 5)
Size of Stamps:40mm x 30mm
Printing Process:Litho-Offset (4 colors)
Paper:Imported Unwatermarked
Printer:Amstar Company, Inc.
Designer: Reynaldo V. Pablo
Design Coordinator:Teresita S. Roque & Eddie de la Cuesta
Graphic Artists:Rigor V. Pablo & Edgar P. Patricio
Design:The visual used in the design is lifted from a printed copy of a lithographic print from the original artwork by French artist Auguste Nicolas Vaillant (1793-1858). The owner of the framed artwork “Douane De Manille” The Manila Customs circa 1852 is loaned from the BOC-Commissioner of Customs Titus Villanueva and other visual materials from Intramuros Administration.

Stamps and Official First Day Covers will be available starting 01 February 2002 at the Philatelic Division, Door 203, Liwasang Bonifacio 1000 Manila and all Regional Offices of the Philippine Postal Corporation.

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