SingPost launches Baby Animals stamp series
SingPost’s Baby Animals set of stamps
Issuance Date: 28 June 2017
SINGAPORE, 28 June 2017 –Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) has released a new set of stamps that seeks to encourage positive social values among children with illustrations of adorable baby animals.
The 1st Local stamp depicts a cat hugging a dog, demonstrating how people may appreciate and love those different from them. The 70¢ stamp shows two rabbits watering the earth to convey the importance of working together to care for nature and conserve the environment. The bears sharing a pot of honey on the 90¢ stamp underscore the need for inclusivity in a multi-racial society, while on the $1.30 stamp, the duck giving a flower to another duck is a call for kindness and graciousness.
The Baby Animals stamp set comes in four denominations: 1st local, 70¢, 90¢, and $1.30. Pre-cancelled First Day Covers affixed with the complete set of stamps are available at $4.15.
The stamps will go on sale from today at all post offices and the Singapore Philatelic Museum. They may also be purchased online at www.stampdelight.com.
Other Stamp Information
Date of Issue: 28 June 2017
Denominations: 1st Local, 70¢, 90¢, $1.30
Stamp Size: 35mm x 35mm
Printing Process: Offset Lithography
Printer: Secura Singapore Pte Ltd
Sheet Content: 10 stamps per sheet
Designer: See Pin Pin, Pinch Design Pte Ltd
First Day Cover (without stamps): $0.35*
Pre-cancelled First Day Cover affixed with stamps: $4.15*
Presentation Pack : $5.20*
* Prices inclusive of GST for purchases within Singapore.
Obtainable from any post office and the Singapore Philatelic Museum.
Purchase online at www.stampdelight.com.
First Day Covers (without stamps) are available for sale one week before the issue date.
The designs were reproduced from rough visuals. Details may be subject to change.
1st Local stamps can be used to make up postage for overseas mail.
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