Sorry for the delay...Date of Issue: 07 January 2011
Singapore, 6 January 2011 - Singapore Post (SingPost) welcomes 2011 with the release of
the Rabbit Zodiac stamp issue – the fourth of 12 stamps in its Zodiac stamp series, which began
in 2008 with the Year of the Rat. There are three stamp designs for this stamp issue comprise
1st local, S$0.65 and S$1.10 stamps.
Adding to the philatelic collection is the special Collector's Sheet (S$16.80) – the first-of-its-kind
offset printing on hot foiled golden metallic film with matt UV varnish. Under this special effect,
one can simultaneously view the Rabbit with the Tiger on the S$5 stamp. The S$10 stamp
features the same interesting effect with the Rabbit and the next year's zodiac animal, Dragon.
In addition, an exclusive folder and a pack of designer hongbaos
featuring the Rabbit stamp design and the Chinese character for
'Rabbit' in several ancient styles, will be given free with every
purchase of the Collector's Sheet.
Also available on sale are the Pre-cancelled First Day Cover affixed
with the complete set of Rabbit stamps (S$2.75), the Presentation
Pack (S$3.75) and the 1st Local self-adhesive sheetlet (S$2.55
First day cover will be cancelled with a special Rabbit postmark.
All stamp products of this issue will be on sale from 7 January 2011 at all post offices and the
Singapore Philatelic Museum.
Orders can also be made at SingPost's online shopping portal,
Information and enquiries
For more information on this new stamp issue, please contact 1605 or visit