Stamps featuring the Iglesia Filipina Independiente

The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a stamp to commemorate the Centennial of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente:

Kind of Issue: Special Issue
Denomination and Quantity: P5.00 – – – – – 100,000
Date of Issue: July 4, 2002
Last Day of Sale: October 4, 2002
Sheet Composition: 50 (5 x 10)
Size of Stamps: 30mm 40mm
Perforation: 14
Printing Process: Litho-Offset ( 4 colors)
Paper: Imported Unwatermarked
Printer: Amstar Company, Inc.
Designer: Rufe A. Goco
Design Coordinators: Jhun Lambus
Cesar Manlisis
Layout Artist: Alfonso V. Divina
Design: Logo and Facade of the National Cathedral of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente

The struggle for a free and independent nation, coupled with the desire to have a Church that genuinely serves the interest of the people triggered the birth of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente – a historic, nationalist and independent Church – which was proclaimed by the Union Obrera Democratica (UOD) on August 3, 1902. Read more.

 

Stamps and Officiai First Day covers will be available starting 04 July 2002 at the Philatelic Division, Door 203, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila and all Regional Offices of the Philippine Postal Corporation.

 

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