Uwajima Castle

IssueUwajima Castle
Date of Issue28 April 2000 ( Heisei 12 )
Denomination80 yen
DesignUwajima Castle
Image Area22.5 X 33.0 millimeters
PrintingPhotogravure in 5 colors
Sheet20 stamps ( 4 X 5 )
DesignerKikuchi Akira ( illustrator )
Catalogue No.R400
First Day of
Issue Postmark
Uwajima Post Office

Japanese Stamp Specialized Catalog (JSCA) & SAKURA Catalog numbers are adopted.

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(Small Notes for Issue)
Construction of the Original Uwajima Castle was in 1601 by Todo Takatora. The stamp depicts the castle tower, which was repaired by Date Munetoshi. Uwajima Castle was appointed to be one of the Important Cultural Properties of Japan in 1950.