Stamps featuring the 2001 Stamp Exhibition
The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue two (2) overprinted souvenir sheets to commemorate ihe golden jubilee of the Philippine Chinese Philatelic Society. The original souvenir sheets were issued in February 2001 for the Hongkong 2001 Stamp Exhibition.
|Kind of Issue:||Commemorative|
|Denomination and Quantity:||P11.00 – – – – – 20,000 (2 designs)|
|Date of Issue:||June 30, 2001|
|Last Day of Sale:||September 30, 2001|
|Size of Souvenir Sheet:||78mm x 68mm|
|Size of Stamp:||40mm x 30mm|
|Printing Process:||Litho-Offset ( 4 colors)|
|Printer:||Amstar Company, Inc.|
The Philippine Chinese Philatelic Society (PCPS) was formally named and established in 1951 by a group of overseas Chinese philatelists who sought to: 1) promote philately as a wholesome hobby; 2) foster cordial relationship between Filipino and Chinese collectors; 3) introduce Chinese philately to collectors through the print medium; and 4) gain recognition in international philatelic circles. Read more.
The two (2) Souvenir Sheets and Official First Day Covers will be available starting June 30, 2001 at the Philatelic Division, Door 203, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila and all Regional Offices of the Philippine Postal Corporation.