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Saturday, June 11, 2016

China 2016 - Chinese Cultural Heritage Day



COUNTRY: CHINA
ISSUE DATE: 11 June 2016
THEME: Chinese Cultural Heritage Day
STAMP SIZE: 40 x 54 mm
STAMP DESIGN: Yu Qiuyan



Cultural heritage is a non renewable resource to pass on national historical culture and maintain the national spirit. To protect cultural heritage can not only improve national unity but also maintain world cultural diversity. China decided to set each year's second Saturday of June as cultural heritage day in December of 2005.

Themed "Integrating Cultural Heritage into Modern Life", June 11, 2016 is the 11th Chinese Cultural Heritage Day.











Stamp images and description thanks to China Post

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