Tiger cat

3,00 EUR

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Mint stamp
Cancelled stamp
Mint gutter pair. A gutter pair is torn from the centre of a stamp sheet and consists of two stamps with two blank fields between them. A sheet of stamps usually holds 3-5 gutter pairs. Åland Post is one of a few postal administrations in the world that offers gutter pairs.
Cancelled gutter pair. A gutter pair is torn from the centre of a stamp sheet and consists of two stamps with two blank fields between them. A sheet of stamps usually holds 3-5 gutter pairs. Åland Post is one of a few postal administrations in the world that offers gutter pairs.
A gutter pair strip is a complete strip of all the gutter pairs from a sheet, normally holding 3-5 gutter pairs, totalling 6-10 stamps.
A full sheet is a complete sheet of stamps, usually between 24 and 40 stamps. All stamps that are not issued in the form of miniature sheets, booklets and self-adhesives may be ordered as full sheets.

Product description

  • Martin Mörck
  • Sofia Valtersson/Strax
  • 20.10.2021
  • €3.00
  • 25 000
  • 60 x 50,1 mm
  • 170 x 95 mm
  • 13 per 2 cm
  • 4-colour offset
  • Cartor Security Printing
  • A miniature sheet with 1 stamp. Domestic cats illustrate Åland Post’s interpretation of the Year of the Tiger in Chinese astrology. The motif shows some tiger cats enjoying a cozy day on a traditional Åland porch. The original porch can be found in the Västernäs district of southern Mariehamn. The miniature sheet is part of a series featuring Chinese zodiac signs with an Åland twist. Other stamps in the series are: Åland sheep (2014), Europa – Old toys (2015), Roosters (2016), China dogs (2017), Pigs (2018), Mice (2019) and Oxen (2020). Calligraphy by Ruizhen Liu. PLEASE NOTE! DELIVERY AFTER DATE OF ISSUE