Land of Snow II

R379 R380 R381 R382

IssueLand of Snow II
Date of Issue7 February 2000 ( Heisei 12 )
Denomination80 yen
Nusamai Bridge
Otaru Canal
Clock Tower
Church in Hakodate
Image Area22.5 X 33.0
PrintingPhotogravure in 5 colors
Sheet20 stamps ( 4 X 5 )
DesignerFujikura Toyoaki
Catalogue No.R379-382
First Day of
Issue Postmark
Sapporo Central Post Office
Hakodate Central Post Office
Kushiro Central Post Office
Otaru Central Post Office

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

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(Small Notes for the Issue)
The stamps depict sceneries with snow in Hokkaido. Nusamai Bridge is a symbol of Kushiro. There is a nice promenade along Otaru Canal. Both Sapporo Clock Tower and the Orthodox Church in Hakodate are Important Cultural Properties in Japan.