Lunar New Year: Year of the Rooster First Day Cover


SKU: 552016

Issue Date: 1/5/2017

Welcome the Lunar New Year with this new Year of the Rooster First Day Cover.

First Day Cover $0.91

Welcome the Lunar New Year with this new Year of the Rooster First Day Cover. The #6 envelope bears one affixed Year of the Rooster Forever stamp cancelled with an official First Day of Issue postmark.

Tenth in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series, the stamp features a red envelope (hongbao) featuring a colorful illustration of a rooster. Characters at the top of the envelope form a common Chinese greeting of celebration and wish for prosperity and good fortune. The Year of the Rooster begins January 28, 2017, and ends on February 15, 2018.

The standard four-bar cancellation marks the date and location of issue: January 5, 2017, Seattle, WA 98134.

Made in the USA.

Skus featured on this page: 552016

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