Stamp Issue “Lunar Year of the Goat (Label Stamp)”
26/01/2015 15:36


Macao Post issued the label stamps “Lunar Year of the Snake” and “Lunar Year of the Horse” under the stamp series of Chinese Zodiac between 2013 and 2014. The third series with the stamp theme “Lunar Year of the Goat” will be issued on 28th January, 2015, the printing quantity is 750,000 label stamps. On this lunar year of goat, the virtue of horse should be remembered, the kindness of goat should be praised, and we build together a harmonious, tolerant and brilliant social culture.

The above issue will be available for sale at the Macao Post Headquarters, from 9:00a.m. to 5:30p.m., the “Rua do Campo” Post Office, from 9:00a.m. to 7:00p.m., the Maritime Ferry Terminal Post Office and the Airport Post Office, from 10:00a.m. to 7:00p.m., and the Communications Museum, from 9:30a.m. to 5:30p.m. The mail service for the relative philatelic products cancelled with the commemorative postmark will be available on the issue date at the above locations. The philatelic products are as follows:

Philatelic Products Selling Price Quantity
Set of 4 Label Stamps 13.00 patacas
First Day Cover with Label Stamps 18.00 patacas 5,000
Information Brochure 6.50 patacas 4,000
Information Brochure with Label Stamps 19.50 patacas

On the issue date, the maximum sales quota per queuing customer is 20 sets of label stamps, 3 first day covers with label stamps and 3 information brochures with label stamps. Besides, the automatic stamp vending machines located at the Macao Post Headquarters, the Maritime Ferry Terminal Post Office, the Red Market (Almirante Lacerda) Post Office, the Mong Ha Post Office, and the Communications Museum will have a temporary arrangement; the maximum time limit for using the vending machine is 10 minutes for each queuing customer.

The stamp designer of this issue is Ms. Anita, Fung Pou Chu, and the text of the information brochure is written by Mr. Gong Gang.

This is the second issue in 2015. The previous issued stamp is “Lunar Year of the Goat” on 05/01/2015.

Technical Data of Label Stamp “Lunar Year of the Goat”

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