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New Stamps on The Year of Rooster

Christmas IslandTaiwan NT$3.5 stamp: “The Golden Cock Proclaiming Joy” is the theme of this stamp. The cock call at dawn heralds the new day; spring marks the beginning of the New Year. NT$13 stamp: An Exuberance of Joyous Celebrations. Being a homonym … Continue reading

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Year of Dragon Stamps : Christmas Island

The stamps show the development of the Chinese character for the Dragon, shown fully in the $1.80 stamp, and the way it is derived from its pictorial representation, shown in the 60c stamp.Paper cut motifs are used to represent the … Continue reading

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Christmas Stamps 2011:Christmas Island

Christmas Island issued 2 beautiful stamps on Christmas. 55c Pulling crackers:In a classic Christmas Island setting and surrounded by a number of delighted birds and a green sea turtle, Father Christmas and a Red Crab pull a Christmas cracker. A lovely Ridley\’s … Continue reading

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