Catalog # Denom.      Date      Turtle      Description      Comment

12 17 Jan 07 Turtle Shell Object Fingernail guard from the Cing Dynasty, made from tortoiseshell from the hawksbill turtle and inlaid w/ jewels. Issued by the Chunghwa Post Co., Ltd., a legitimate private post w/ over 1300 post offices throughout Taiwan. It was formerly a government agency that became privatized.

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