Stamps featuring the Year of the Dragon

The Philippine Postal Corporation recently came up with the New Year 2012: “Year Of The Dragon” stamps, which was issued last December 5, 2011. It is classified as a “Special” kind of issue with denominations of P 7.00 and P 30.00 and quantity of 35,000 pieces each. Also to be issued are souvenir sheets with a denomination of P 74.00 and quantity of 5,000 pieces.

The technical description of the New Year 2012: “Year Of The Dragon” stamps are as follows:

Kind of Issue: Special
Denomination & Quantity: Php 7.00 / 35,000 pieces

Php 30.00 / 35,000 pieces

Date of Issue:  December 5, 2011
Last date of Sale: December 4, 2012
Sheet Composition: 10 (2 x 5)
Size of Stamp : 40 mm x 30 mm
Souvenir Sheet: Php74.00 /5,000 pieces
Perforation: 14
Printing Process: Litho offset (4 colors)
Paper: Imported Unwatermarked
Printer: Amstar Company, Inc.
Designer: Jesus Alfredo D. Delos Santos
Design Coordinator: Dr. Ngo Tiong Tak Victorino Z. Serevo
Designs: Dr. Ngo TiongTak

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