2018 Year of the Dog

Chinese New Year celebrations begin 16 February 2018, and according to the traditional Chinese lunar calendar is the Year of the Dog. New Zealand Post has created a special stamp, gold-sheet and medallion issue to celebrate.

Sets

2018 Year of the Dog Set of Stamps

Mint set of four gummed stamps.
Price: $9.20

Miniature Sheets

2018 Year of the Dog Miniature Sheet

Mint gummed miniature sheet.
Price: $9.20

First Day Covers

2018 Year of the Dog First Day Cover

First day cover with four gummed stamps affixed.
Price: $9.70

2018 Year of the Dog Miniature Sheet First Day Cover

First day cover with gummed miniature sheet affixed.
Price: $9.70

Presentation Packs

2018 Year of the Dog Presentation Pack

This informative presentation pack provides some background detail to the Chinese lunar calendar, as well as elaborating on the characteristics of someone born in the year of the dog. Take a closer look at the products and discover the animals for the upcoming years with the helpful key provided.
Price: $29.90

Single Stamps

2018 Year of the Dog Single Stamp

Single $1.00 'Calligraphy' gummed stamp.
Price: $1.00

Stamp Sheets

2018 Year of the Dog Sheet of Stamps

Sheet of 25 x $1.00 'Calligraphy' gummed stamps.
Price: $25.00

Set Configurations

2018 Year of the Dog Set Configurations

Set of gummed Plate Blocks.
Price: $55.20

Special Products

2018 Year of the Dog Framed and Numbered Gold Foiled Miniature Sheet

This large miniature sheet is one of only 103 produced so you'll need to order quickly! It has been embossed and etched with micro fine detail from 24-carat 99.9 gold foil, and is presented within an individually numbered frame (measuring 39cm x 27cm).
Price: $560.00

2018 Year of the Dog Gold Foiled Miniature Sheet in Perspex Stand

Made from 24-carat 99.9 gold foil, this miniature sheet has been embossed and etched with micro fine detail and is mounted in a perspex display stand (measuring 18cm x 10cm) - making a great gift for the Year of the Dog.
Price: $188.00

2018 Year of the Dog Gold Foiled Miniature Sheet with Coloured Stamp in Perspex Stand

Made from 24-carat 99.9 gold foil, this miniature sheet has been embossed and etched with micro fine detail and is mounted in a perspex display stand (measuring 18cm x 10cm). It features vibrant coloured stamps and is produced in limited numbers.
Price: $288.00

2018 Year of the Dog Gold Plated Medallion

This limited edition, gold-plated. collectable medallion features the calligraphic character for ‘dog’ on one side, and an illustrated dog – from the $2.70 stamp - on the other side. Limited to only 999 worldwide, it comes with an individually numbered certificate that gives further context and background to the Chinese Year of the Dog. It is presented in a specially designed case and would make a beautiful gift for anyone born in the Year of the Dog.
Price: $69.00