Revitalisation of Historic Buildings in Hong Kong

Complete Set of 6 nos of commemorative postage stamps on the Revitalisation of the Historic Buildings in Hong Kong :

1. YHA Mei Ho House Youth Hostel [Hongkong Stamp 2013]2. Fong Yuen Study Hall [Hongkong Stamp 2013]3. Jao Tsung-I Academy [Hongkong Stamp 2013]4. Lui Seng Chun [Hongkong Stamp 2013]5. Tai O Heritage Hotel [Hongkong Stamp 2013]6. SCAD [Hongkong Stamp 2013]Issued by Hong Kong

Issued on May 7, 2013

Issued for : Hongkong Post issues a set of six special stamps on “Revitalisation of Historic Buildings in Hong Kong“, depicting the historical background of the six historical buildings under Batch I of the Revitalisation Scheme and their usage after revitalisation, with the objective of enhancing public understanding of the conservation and revitalisation of historic buildings.

Designs :
$1.40 YHA Mei Ho House Youth Hostel,

$1.80 The Yuen Yuen Institute “Fong Yuen Study Hall”,

$2.40 Jao TsungI Academy,

$2.50 Hong Kong Baptist University School of Chinese MedicineLui Seng Chun,

$3.00 Tai O Heritage Hotel and

$5.00 SCAD Hong Kong.

Designed by : LEE Yingchi

Type : Stamps, Mint condition

Watermark : No

Colour : Multicolour

Denomination : 1.40, 1.80, 2.40, 2.50, 3 & 5 Dollar

Stamp Size : 4.50 x 2.80 cms.

Perforation : 13.25 x 14.25 (one elliptical perforation on each vertical)

Paper : Paper with security fibres

Stamp Layout : Pane of 25 stamps

Printer : Joh. Enschedé B.V., the Netherlands

Printing Process : Stochastic lithography

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