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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.
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
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