International Letter-Writing Week 2001




IssueInternational Letter-Writing Week 2001
First DayOctober 5, 2001
Value90 yen110 yen130 yen
Quantity10,000,000 copies10,000,000 copies10,000,000 copies
Designs Taken from "Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido Road" by Hiroshige
Hara Ooiso Sakanoshita
Size45.0 x 33.0 mm
PrintingPhotogravure in 5 coloursPhotogravure in 6 coloursPhotogravure in 6 colours
Sheet10 stamps (2 x 5)
LayoutTamaki Akira (public service designer)
Catalog No.C1841C1842C1843
First Day of
Issue Postmark
Tokyo Central Post Office

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

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(Small Note for the Issue)

The issue depicts three representative works by Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), ukiyoe artist of the late Edo period.