This colourful cover from Taiwan illustrates local treats that are often given as gifts.
Country: Taiwan (Republic of China)
Date of Issue: 22nd January 2014
Date of Cover: 22nd January 2014
Transit: 8 days over 1476 miles / 2375 km = 7.7 mph / 12.35 kph
Left to right
- Pineapple Shortcrust Pastry
- Sun Cake
- Egg Yolk Pastry
This issue is the 3rd in Chunghwa Post’s Signature Taiwan Delicacies stamp series. The 1st set features Home Cooked Dishes and was issued on 31st January 2013 (unfortunately I don’t have this issue). The 2nd set features Gourmet Snacks: click here to see it on this blog.
Thanks to Douglas for this cover.