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Taiwan: Postmark on Year of Rooster

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.

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New Stamps Released on Year of Rooster

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

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New Pictorial Cancellations and ATM Label from Taiwan

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

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New Stamps from Taiwan

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

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Taiwan will Issue Pixel-Style Stamps on New President

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

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Taiwan Issued Stamps on 120 Years of Postal Service

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.

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New Stamps from Taiwan

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

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Taiwan Issued Stamps on Fruits

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

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Taiwan Issued Stamps and MS on The Year of Monkey

2016, will be year of the monkey. 1) NT$3.5 stamp: The image of a golden monkey holding a rosy peach symbolizes “ushering in wealth”. 2) NT$13 stamp: The image of a vivacious monkey striding with its head held high conveys … Continue reading

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Taiwan Issued Stamps on Corals

Montipora foliosa (NT$3.5): This stony coral grows in colonies shaped like thin leaves. These “leaves” often lay on top of each other or are arranged in a spiral shape to form a large colony. The coloration of this coral ranges … Continue reading

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