Stamps featuring the Philippine Centennial Prestige Booklets
Due to operational requirements and to dispose of the Philippine Centennial Prestige Booklets issued in 1998 which are being sold at a premium over face values and which includes 5 booklet panes with denominations that are mostly obsolete by now, the Philippine Postal Corporation will issue four stamps from the booklets surcharged to current international mail rates.
|Denomination and Quantity:||P17 on P4 244,600|
P17 on P8 244,600
P22 on P16 Rizal 61,150
P220n P16 Bonifacio 61,150
|Date of Issue:||November 11, 2003|
|Last Day of Sale:||May 11, 2004|
|Sheet Composition:||Four (4) ons (2×2)|
|Size of Stamp:||40 mm x 30 mm|
|Printing Process (for overprint):||Letterpress (1 color)|
|Printer (for overprint):||APO Production Unit, Inc.|
The surcharged stamps and official first day covers will be available starting November 11, 2003 at the Philatelic Division, Door 203 and at the stamp windows of the Manila CPO, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila.