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By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie. On February 23th 2017 two new postmarks are available in Taiwan (Republic of China) for use on one day only. Both postmarks are featuring a rooster and a hen.
By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The postmark is featuring a rooster and a hen. It´s for the year of the rooster and for philatelic use for this day(23rd February 2017) only.
2017 is the Chinese Year of the rooster and begins on January 28th. The rooster is the tenth animal in the Chinese zodiac. Korea Issue Date:1 December 2016 Aland Issue Date:11 November 2016 Taiwan NT$3.5 stamp: “The Golden Cock Proclaiming Joy” is … Continue reading
By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Taiwan has issued four stamps on corals on 14th July 2016.Four different pictorial postmarks featuring the following corals:Euphylia ancora, Fungia taiwanensis , Scleronephthya gracilium and Anella mollis. … Continue reading
Chinese Paintings on Tea Tea Grinding, by Liu Songnian from the Song dynasty; Hanging scroll (NT$5): The stamp takes a portion of the left side of the painting, which captures how tea was made in the Song dynasty. One hand-mills … Continue reading
In the Republic of China’s 14th presidential and vice presidential elections, Tsai Ing-wen was elected president and Chen Chien-jen was elected vice president. In celebration and as an expression of respect for our nation’s leaders, Chunghwa Post will be releasing … Continue reading
Chinese Postal Service was officially launched on 20th March 1896 and has been successfully working till today. To commemorate this occasion, Chunghwa Post releases a souvenir sheet containing two original stamps depicting vintage mailbox and bicycle.
Painting and Calligraphy on the Fan Souvenir Sheets Hand-held fan started out as a useful tool became an objet d’art as literati of ancient times started inscribing poetry or paintings on the fan. With a wide arc that tapers off … Continue reading
Atemoya stamp (NT$1): It is a hybrid of sugar apple and Cherimoya. The seeds are embedded in the flesh. The lines between the areoles on the skin are not very conspicuous, but rather smooth. Papaya stamp (NT2.5): Midnight persimmon papaya … Continue reading