Chinese stamps are very popular in the worldwide stamp community. It's one of the most sought after stamp categories on eBay.
If you look in a China stamps catalogue to buy stamps or research the internet for Chinese stamps for sale, you'll find rare and valuable stamps which are tied closely to the rich history of China.
Some of the old stamps are traded for very high prices, because of the incredible amount of detail put into the stamps. The stamps reflect a very high level of craftsmanship and creativity and have been manufactured under high standards.
There's a lot of information to be found on the internet about the history of stamps in this country and rare China stamps. You can also learn a lot from studying a Chinese stamps catalogue.
The first set of real stamps (1878) are the Dalong or Giant Dragon stamps. They bore the picture of a huge dragon against a background of clouds and waves. Today, stamps reflect a wide range of topics from China's politics, history, economy, culture, geography and science. Some of these stamps are especially appealing to certain kind of stamp collectors because of the unique artistic designs.
One of the reasons for the popularity of stamp collecting in China goes back to the modernization of postal services. The modernization resulted in a big increase of postage stamp usage. Stamps that were issued mark important historical dates and figures. Other stamps mark geographical and political highlights.
Some very popular stamps are:
As a collector you can buy several albums of one of the world’s great cultures. We at eGlobals Stamp Collecting are stamp enthusiasts who are a good source for supplies and stamps themselves.
Please feel free to ask us questions about China stamps value, your China stamps collection or China stamps for sale!
We at eGlobals Stamp Collecting also work with the pre-printed one-country Davo albums. These are the finest of albums available.
Davo has a wide range of stamp themes and sizes for all sorts of collections. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced collector, you will find a stamp album here to suit your needs. Davo has developed a complete assortment of stamp albums and products, on behalf of the collector.
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