Archive for the ‘Taiwan’ Category
Kia has sent this beautiful first day cover from Taiwan, thank you very much! It was cancelled on October 16 (Minguo calendar year: 103) and arrived on November 5, 2014.
The special postmarks and the right stamp commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Taipei Zoo. The stamp is part of a mini-sheet and depicts a panda bear and its baby.
The left stamp is part of the set “Taiwanese Delicacies”, which was issued on January 31, 2013.
The attached mini-sheet was issued on December 1, 2011. It commemorates the Chinese Year of the Dragon (2012).
Thank you, George, for sending me this nice cover from Taiwan!
It was posted on October 8, 2009, and has attached three ATM stamps and a definitive depicting two apples.
Oliver sent me this nice cover with the stamps of the set “Food Utensils”, which was issued on June 28, 2007. The stamps depict a steamer, a rice bucket with shelf, dinnerware, and rice basket (left to right).
More info can be found here.
This letter consists of a FDC cover commemorating the 21st Asian International Stamp Exhibition in Taipei. The stamps on the front side depict the flowers Spiranthes sinensis and Paphiopedilum sp. The three stamps on the back side show some birds catching fish, some fruit (cherries, lychees?), and the bird Dicrurus aeneus (Bronzed Drongo).
George Wu, thank you very much for this beautiful cover!