As reported by Web Search, and Stamp Information card received.
Jan. 1, 2007:Year of the Pig.
Greeting the new year .Juche 96(2007) the stamps reflecting the animals were issued.
The pig is an omnivorous domesticated animal of wild boar kind. The domesticated pig was originated from wild boar. In our country the pigs have been raised since 4.000 to 5000 years ago. The major species of the pig stands at over 80 and over 400 including the hybrids. The fur colour is black, white and black-cum-white. The pig has poor eyesight hut is highly sensitive to sunlight, sound and environmental changes.
1. Stamp (2 values)
Stock No. 4472 - 4473
2. Souvenir sheet
Stock No. 4474
4. Stamp booklet