Mountain Climbing and Mountains

C1971a C1971b C1971c C1971d

IssueMountain Climbing and Mountains
First Day2 May 2005
Value50 yen x 4, se-tenant strip / block of 4
Quantity3,250,000 sets
Designs C1971a - Yarigatake
C1971b - "Miyama-odamaki"
C1971c - Hodakadake
C1971d - "Hakusan-ichige"
Size22.5 x 30.0 mm, vertical
PrintingOffset in 6 colors
SheetC1971: 20 stamps (4 x 5)
Photographers C1971a - Shirahata Shirou
C1971b - Kihara Hiroshi
C1971c - Shirahata Shirou
C1971d - Kihara Hiroshi
LayoutMorita Motoharu (stamp designer)
PrinterCartor Security Printing



The data are based on the Publicity of Japan Post.


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[Note on the Stamps]
To commemorate the Centenary of the Japanese Alpine Club in October 2005, the stamps were issued. Yarigatake is 3180 meter high. Hodakadake consists of the mountains over 3000 meter high.