Malaysian Post is set to welcome exciting opportunities that await in the year of The Horse by issuing a special stamp and philatelic collection featuring horses. “The stamps and philatelic items will be sold to the public beginning Monday, 27 January 2014. We hope the customers and stamp collectors will not miss the opportunity to get this special collection at the nearest Pos Malaysia Outlet,” said a Pos Malaysia’s spokeperson.The Horse stamp collection will feature stamps measuring 40mm x 30mm in size, contains 20 pieces of stamps per sheet and are printed on Phosphor Coated, Security Stamp Paper. They are available in two se-tenant designs with different denominations each featuring Polo Sport and DBKL Mounted Unit at RM0.50 each, while Mounted Ceremonial Squadron and PDRM Mounted Unit at RM0.80 each.
The Miniature Sheets are available in RM 3.00 and RM 5.00 denominations, 100mm x 70mm in size and containing stamps at 40mm x 30mm in size featuring the Horse Racing. The Miniature Sheet in RM 5.00 denomination is printed with special gold printing and spot varnish.First Day Cover is also available on the first day of the stamp issuance at 50 sen each and can be purchased at all Pos Malaysia Outlets nationwide. Folder is available at RM6.00 each only at selected post outlets.