2020 Year of the Rat

In 2020, Chinese New Year will be celebrated on 25 January, bringing in the Year of the Rat. The Chinese zodiac is a repeating cycle of 12 years, with each year being represented by an animal sign. The rat ranks first in the animal signs of the Chinese zodiac, preceding the cow, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, dog and pig.

Sets

2020 Year of the Rat Set of Stamps

Mint set of four gummed stamps.
Price: $11.20

Miniature Sheets

2020 Year of the Rat Miniature Sheet

Mint gummed miniature sheet.
Price: $11.20

First Day Covers

2020 Year of the Rat First Day Cover

First day cover with four gummed stamps affixed.
Price: $11.70

2020 Year of the Rat Miniature Sheet First Day Cover

First day cover with gummed miniature sheet affixed.
Price: $11.70

Presentation Packs

2020 Year of the Rat 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 rat. Take a closer look at the products and discover the animals for the upcoming years with the helpful key provided.
Price: $29.90

Lunar Series 12 Year Miniature Sheet Pack Presentation Pack

**Pre-order for January 2020** For more than 3,000 years, the lunar calendar has been a key part of China’s culture - and although the country adopted the Western calendar in 1911, it continues to feature in many printed calendars and is used to mark festive occasions such as Chinese New Year. The 2020 Chinese lunar series special edition pack includes information about each of the 12 animal signs, and every miniature sheet from the past 12 issues.
Price: $98.00

Single Stamps

2020 Year of the Rat Single Stamp

Single $1.30 'Calligraphy' gummed stamps.
Price: $1.30

Stamp Sheets

2020 Lunar Calendar Commemorative Stamp Sheet

2020 Lunar Calendar Commemorative gummed stamp sheet.
Price: $15.60

2020 Year of the Rat Sheet of Stamps

Sheet of 25 x $1.30 'Calligraphy' gummed stamps.
Price: $32.50

Set Configurations

2020 Year of the Rat Set Configurations

Set of gummed Plate Blocks.
Price: $67.20

Special Products

2020 Year of the Rat 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

2020 Year of the Rat 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 Rat.
Price: $188.00

2020 Year of the Rat 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

2020 Year of the Rat Silver Foiled Miniature Sheet in Perspex Stand

Made from 92.5 silver 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 Rat.
Price: $188.00

2020 Year of the Rat Silver Foiled Miniature Sheet with Coloured Stamp in Perspex Stand

Made from 92.5 silver 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