Chinese New Year 2019 – Year of the Pig


  • Date of Issue: February 5th, 2019
  • Designer: Marcel van Duijneveldt
  • Face Value of Stamps: 350c, 400c, 450c, 500c, 550c, 600c.
  • Size of Stamps: 30 x 30 mm
  • Size of Sheet: 130 x 80 mm
  • Perforation: 14 x 131/4
  • Offset Printing: Synthetic Stamp paper
  • Color: CMYK + PMS 871 Gold
  • Printer: Johan Enschede Security Print, Haarlem, The Netherlands


Images of Year of the Pig, ​Pig is the twelfth animal  in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign. The​ Pig symbolizes ​ luck, overall good fortune, wealth, and  general prosperity.