|Issue||50th Anniversary of the Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition|
|First Day||January 23, 2007|
|Value||80 yen x 10, sheet of ten|
|Designs||C2014a||Fuji, the Ship of Antarctic Expedition|
|C2014e||Soya, the Ship of Antarctic Expedition and Adelie penguin|
|C2014g||Jiro, one of the famous Sakhalin Dogs who was left abandoned and survived|
|C2014h||Taro, the other dog|
|C2014i||Shirase, the Ship of Antarctic Expedition|
|Designer||Hoshiyama Ayaka (Stamp designer)|
|Printing||Offset in 6 colors|
|Size||28.0 x 35.5 mm vertical|
|Sheet||C2014: 10 stamps sheet|
The data are based on the publicity of Japan Post.
[Note on Stamps]
November 8th in 1956, Soya, the ship of Antarctic Expedition left Harumi pier, Tokyo with it's first expedition crew and opened Showa Station in Antarctica. Since then, Japanese Antarctic Expedition has been contributed and played an important role in the international society like the discovery of the Antarctic Ozone Hole.
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