• January 1st, 2018

    Lunar New Year of the Dog celebrated by USPS. One special stamp is prepared for issuing

    FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to present to your attention a special Year of the Dog stamp by USPS that is the 11th of 12 stamps in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series. The Year of the Dog begins Feb. 16, 2018, and ends Feb. 4, 2019. The stamp features bamboo that is a sign of a good luck and a bright Lunar New Year decoration. We also encourage you to take a look at other stamp issues of th ...
  • December 16th, 2016

    Celebrating Lunar New Year: Year of the Rooster. One colourful stamp released by USPS

    Around the world, a new year is welcomed with gifts, noise, and celebration! A red envelope (hongbao) featuring a colorful illustration of a rooster highlights the 2017 Lunar New Year: Year of the Rooster stamp from the U.S. Postal Service, tenth in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series. The characters at the top of the envelope form a common Chinese greeting of celebration and wish for prosperity ...
  • August 31st, 2016

    China Post has prepared two Year of the Chicken stamps. The items pre-sell for crazy price!

    FindYourStampsValue.com would like to inform out readers that China Post recently released a set of Dingyou Year special Chicken stamps, which go on sale on Jan 5 next year. Just as the printing of the new Zodiac stamps began, the stamps have already become a surprise hit on the internet. The price of the pre-booked stamps has reached 388 yuan (US$58.3), about 20 times its face value of 19.2 yuan ...
  • November 26th, 2014

    Celebrating Lunar New Year – upcoming stamp series from U.S Post

    FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to inform that U.S. Postal Service is ready to issue 2015 Year of the Ram stamp, eighth in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series. The Year of the Ram begins on February 19, 2015, and ends on February 7, 2016. The Year of the Ram stamp is being issued as a Forever® stamp in self-adhesive souvenir sheets of 12. In the United States and elsewhere, the occasion is marke ...
  • January 15th, 2014

    Year of the Horse stamp by the United States

    Around the world, a new year is welcomed with noise! Chinese drums, with drumsticks painted red for luck, highlight the U.S. Postal Service's 2014 Year of the Horsestamp, seventh in the Celebrating Lunar New Yearseries. The Year of the Horse begins on January 31, 2014, and ends on February 18, 2015. Across many cultures, in the United States as elsewhere, the Lunar New Year is celebrated in variou ...
  • January 30th, 2012

    Year of the Dragon stamp by USPS

    Commemorating the Lunar New Year, the United States Postal Service has issued a new Forever Stamp featuring a dragon, the fifth of 12 animals associated with the Chinese lunar calendar. This colorful stamp is the latest collectible in the Postal Service's Celebrating Lunar New Year series, which began in 2008 with the Year of the Rat. Across many cultures, in the United States as elsewhere, the Lu ...
  • January 22nd, 2011

    Celebrating Lunar New Year - First of 'All-Forever' First-Class Mail Commemorative Stamps Issued

    The U.S. Postal Service today issued the first of its "all-Forever" First-Class Mail commemorative stamps in recognition of the upcoming Lunar New Year celebration. "Today's event is important, not only because it's our first stamp dedication ceremony of the new year, but also because it gives me the chance to reinforce one of the Postal Service's top priorities, and that is to improve our custome ...
  • January 19th, 2010

    Year of the Tiger Stamp Celebrates Lunar New Year

    The U.S. Postal Service has issued the third of 12 stamps in its Celebrating Lunar New Year series, which began in 2008 with the Year of the Rat. The Year of the Tiger begins on Feb. 14 and ends on Feb. 2, 2011. Art director Ethel Kessler worked on the new series with illustrator Kam Mak, an artist who grew up in New York City's Chinatown and now lives in Brooklyn. They decided to focus on some of ...
  • January 5th, 2009

    Lunar New Year Stamp Marks Asian Year Of The Ox

    The Lunar New Year stamp marking the Year of the Ox goes on sale Thursday, perhaps a special event for President-elect Barack Obama. Asian folklore lists 12 animals as representing years and attributes the characteristics of those animals to people born in those years. Obama was born during a year of the ox, Aug. 4, 1961. People born under that sign are said to be hardworking, tolerant and persist ...
  • October 17th, 2007

    Lunar New Year: Year of the Rat

    In observance of Feb. 7, 2008 Lunar New Year holiday, the U.S. Postal Service introduces a new series of Lunar New Year stamps that will continue through 2019. Beginning with the Year of the Rat in 2008, stamps issued in consecutive years will include the Year of the Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Ram, Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Boar. Art director Ethel Kessler of Bethesda, MD, worked on t ...