FDC Name:China 2009 World Stamp Exhibition.
Issue Date:10th APR'2009
Details:The China National Philatelic Corporation has issued 2 stamps as follows
1.20: Carmine Pot with Design of Dragon and Phoenix Playing with Peony .-The carmine pot with design of dragon and phoenix playing with peony dating to reign of Qing Emperor Jiaqing, large in size and beautiful and radiant in color, is of high artistic value.
1.20: Cloisonné Enamel Grass Holder with the Design of Brance-tangled Peony .-The cloisonné enamel grass holder with the design of brance-tangled peony, dating to the late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), features a graceful shape and gorgeous design patterns. It is considered an outstanding representative of cloisonné enamelobjects of the later Qing period.
China 2009 World Stamp Exhibition, held from April 10 to 16, 2009, in Luoyang, Henan Province, was a new pageant of its kind following the 1999 World Stamp Exhibition successfully held in Beijing. A grand, comprehensive stamp show, the 2009 World Stamp Exhibition gave a display of 3,200 frames entered by more than a hundred countries and regions, including some globally renowned philatelic items. This event was committed to promoting the international philatelic cultural exchange, increasing cooperation among postal service departments of China and other countries (regions), pushing forward the development of postal and philatelic industries, and serving as a gift to the 60th anniversary of New China.
Remark:Nice set of 2 FDC posted to me by registered post on the issue date.Many Thanks.