Stamps featuring the First 4 Philippine Stamps Issued
The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a souvenir sheet (with additional inscriptions on the 150th Anniversary of First Philippine Postage Stamp souvenir sheet) to publicize POSTPEX 2004, which will be held at the Manila Central Post Office lobby from April 19 – 24, 2004.
|Kind of Issue:||Special|
|Denomination & Quantity:||P22.00 – – – – – 8,000|
|Date of Issue:||April 19, 2004|
|Last Day of Sale:||April 18, 2005|
|Size of Stamp:||80mm x30mm|
|Size of Souvenir Sheet:||115mmx 75mm|
|Sheet Composition:||10 (2 x 5) and uncut sheet of 20|
|Printing Process:||Litho-Offset ( 4 colors)|
|Printer:||Amstar Company, Inc.|
|Design Coordinator:||Dr. Ngo Tiong Tak|
|Design:||First 4 Philippine stamps issued in 1854 (the bottom margin shows the unissued 10c black and the 1r “corros” error)|
The souvenir sheet and official first day cover will be available starting 19 April 2004 at the Philatelic Service, Door 203, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila and all Regional Offices of the Philippine Postal Corporation.