Stamps featuring the Presidents of the Philippines – 1946 to 2004

The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue the fourth series of the new definitive stamp which will feature again the nine (9) Presidents of the Philippines from 1946 to the present in P5.00 denomination.

Kind of Issue: Definitive
Denomination & Quantity: P5.00 (10) – – – – – 68,000,000
Date of Issue: July 3, 2000
Sheet Composition:  200 (20 x 10)
Size of Stamps: 22mm x 25mm
Perforation: 13 1/2
Printing Process: Litho-Offset (4 colors)
Paper: Imported Unwatermarked
Printer: Amstar Company, Inc.
Designers: Alfonso V. Divina
Ruperto N. Naval
Jesus Alfredo D. de los Santos
Reynaldo D. Pando
Design Coordinator: Alfredo I. Principe
Graphic Artist: Edgar P. Patricio

The removal of the seal of the Office of the President from the face of the stamps was done to give space for a much bigger image since the size of the definitive stamps are smaller. The printing of the 68M was to augment the dwindling supply of P5.00 denomination in post offices nationwide. Read more.

Stamps and Official First Day Covers are available at the Philatelic Division, Door 203, Central Post Office Building, Liwasang Bonifacio 1000 Manila and all Regional Offices of the Philippine Postal Corporation.


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