Canada 2001 Year of the Snake

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 5th January 2001
  • one value, and a further value in a miniature sheet
  • Design : Marlene Wou from a sculpture by Lyle Sopel
  • Printing : Ashton-Potter Canada Ltd
  • Print process: lithography & embossed
  • Perforations : 14 x 13.4
  • stamp format height 30mm x with 38mm (horizontal sides are curved)
  • Tagging : GT2
  • Paper : TRC

Canada Year of the Snake or Year of the Serpent

47c (green) ~ jade sculpture of serpent (green)
miniature sheet $1.05 ~ jade sculpture of serpent (brown)

Sheet stamp


Miniature Sheet

miniature sheet

First Day Covers

First Day Cover 47c
Miniature sheet First Day Cover