Stamps featuring the Battle of Paye

The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a stamp to commemorate the Centennial of the Battle of Paye, Boac, Marinduque.

Kind of Issue: Commemorative
Denomination & Quantity: P5.00 – – – – – 50,000
Date of Issue: June 12, 2000
Last Day of Sale: December 12, 2000
Sheet Composition: 50 (10 x 5)
Size of Stamp: 30mm x 40mm
Perforation: 14
Printing Process: Litho-Offset (4 colors)
Paper: Imported Unwatermarked
Printer: Amstar Company, Inc.
Designer: Alfonso V. Divina
Design Concept: Miguel R. Magalang
Arnel S. Macavinta
Graphic Artist: Edgar P. Patricio
Designs: Map of Marinduque Province, Historical Marker of the Battle of Paye, and the "Palagsak," a bamboo signaling device used by the revolutionist.

On February 4,1999 the whole nation commemorate the centennial of the Outbreak of the Philippine-America which signals  the start of any other major battle beet win the Filipino revolutionists and the American forces.One of those major battle fought by the Filipino Freedom fighters under the leadership of General Emillion Aguinaldo included the battle of Paye which took place in a sitio of Barangay,Balimbing,Boac Marinduque. Read more.



Stamp and Official First Day Covers will be available starting 12 June 2000 at the Philatelic Division,  Door 203, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila and all Regional Offices of the Phillipines Postal Corporation.

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