Stamps featuring the Philippine Colonial Churches
The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a set of stamps in celebration of the yuletide season.
|Kind of Issue:||Special|
|Denomination & Quantity:||
P7.00 – – – – – – 50, 000
P20 – – – 50,000
P24 – – – 50,000
P26 – – – 50,000
|Date of Issue:||November 24, 2006|
|Last Day of Sale:||November 23, 2007|
|Sheet Composition:||40 (4×10)|
|Size of Stamps:||40mm x 30mm|
|Printing Process:||Litho-Offset (4 colors)|
|Printer:||Amstar Company, Inc.|
|Designer:||Danilo S. Pangan|
Dr. Ngo tiong Tak
Corazon T. Loza
|Layout Artist:||Jesus Alfredo D. Delos Santos|
|Design:||Philippine Colonial Churches|
The hundreds of churches that were built throughout the Philippines were a product of the missionary enterprise of the Spanish regime that began in 1521. In 1899, when the last of the Spanish fleet left the Philippines, they left behind, among many irrevocable influences, hundreds of brick and stone churches throughout the archipelago. Read more.
Stamps and Official First Day Covers will be available starting November 24, 2006 at the Philatelic Service, Door 203, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila and at all Regional Offices of the Philippine Postal Corporation.