The Centenary of Rotary International (PolioPlus Program)

IssueThe Centenary of Rotary International (PolioPlus Program)
First Day28 April 2005
ValueWO yen
Quantity13,000,000 copies
Photographer Jean-Marc Giboux
Size28.05 x 35.7 mm, vertical
PrintingOffset in 6 colors
Sheet10 stamps (2 x 5)
LayoutMorita Motoharu (stamp designer)
PrinterCartor Security Printing
Catalog No. C1970

The data are based on the Publicity of Japan Post.

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[Note on the Stamp]
Rotary is a worldwide organization which provides humanitarian service. In 1985, Rotary launched the Polio Plus program to eradicate polio. The stamp depicts smiling children, who had received the polio vaccine showing the ink on their fingers.