1992 29¢ Year of the Rooster
Chinese New Year
Issue Date: December 30, 1992
City: San Francisco, CA
Printed By: American Bank Note Co
Printing Method: Lithographed, engraved
For the first time ever, the Postal Service issued a special stamp for the New Year. Printed in a new and experimental format; panes of 20 that are four-stamps-wide and five-stamps-deep, the stamp depicts a stylized rooster, referring to the Chinese year beginning January 23, 1993.