Tuesday, 28 January 2014

Embossed Gold - Silver Stamps Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Embossed Gold - Silver Stamps 

Hong Kong 2014 Gold and Silver Stamp Sheetlet on Lunar New Year Animals – Snake/Horse  

Issue date 11 Jan 2014

Hongkong Post has issued a stamp sheetlet consisting of two stamps, one featuring the Snake and the other the Horse, both in a denomination of $50 to celebrates the Chinese Lunar New Year of 2014. The Snake stamp is hot-foiled with silver, while the Horse stamp is affixed with 22K gold-plated lace metal.

The snake is a symbol of luck, longevity and wealth and the silver signifies nobility while the horse is a symbol of wisdom, determination and talent with the gold signifying nobility.

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Embossed Gold - Silver Stamps

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