Chinese Lunar New Year (Horse)

The Year of the Horse 2014 signifies the beginning of a new lunar year.  The horse is one of the twelve symbols in the Chinese zodiac that represents a lunar year out of a 12 year cycle.  This issue depicts horses stenciled in different colors on different colored backgrounds. Both Year of the Horse symbols are in the margin of the sheet, one which relates to the younger generation and one of which is from the past or older generation. 

This issue was designed by Alison Dittko. (See below for further specifications)

 

The denominations used are $1, $1.30, $1.50 and $1.70.

Stamp size in the souvenir sheet of 4 stamps each, the size is 38 x 30.56mm (gauge 13.75)