Friday, February 20, 2015

Argentina 2014 Stamp Issue
World Philatelic Exhibition PHILAKOREA 2014

  :: NOMINAL VALUE: 15.00 $ 
   :: ISSUE DATE: 11 August 2014
    :: STAMP SIZE: 29mm and 38mm
     :: SHEET SIZE: 100mm x 75 mm

DESIGN: Illustration composition with elements relating to the nature where the deer (symbol of goodness, peace and long life) and the lotus (symbol of purity) are highlighted.

Emblem of the exhibition. At the bottom, the words love, peace and harmony (themes of the exhibition) in Spanish and Korean languages. Details in gold ink.

Seal design related to an unofficial national bird magpie South Korea, according to legend, is the bearer of good news.

Label: design related to three mandarin ducks, male and female gazing ant each other, considered bearers of good fortune, love and conjugal affection. Third duck with hot-stamping holographic technique and sectioned embossed lacquer.

Stamp images thanks to Correo Argentino

Correo Argentino