Saturday, 10 January 2015

Flock Stamps

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Flock Stamps  

Taking a break from posting for a month as on holiday...will post once I come back...

Hong Kong 2011 Lunar New Year Animals - Rat / Ox / Tiger / Rabbit Flock Stamp Set       

Issue date 22 January 2011

Hong Kong Post issued a set of 4 stamps depicting the last four Lunar New Year animals on flock paper. the Stamps were printed by Cartor Security Printers through a special printing process which gives a unique velvety feel to the stamps.

Flock Stamps involves an exclusive spraying process where very fine cellulose fibres are applied to the special gummed stamp paper, adding a soft, fabric like, smooth textured, velvety feel to the surface of the stamp.

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