60th Anniversary of Local Government Law (Kyoto)

R721b R721c
R721d R721e

Issue60th Anniversary of Local Government Law (Kyoto)
First DayOctober 27, 2008
Value80 yen x 5, sheet of five
Sheet 5 stamps Sheet
Designs R721a -gGenji Monogatari Emakih Yadorigi 3 (detail)
(national treasure)
R721b - Cerasus spachiana f. spachiana (weeping cherry tree) of the Kyoto Botanical Garden
R721c - Kayabuki-no-sato in Miyama, Nanten
R721d - Tea garden of Wazuka & Five-story pagoda of Kaijyusenji
R721e - Amanohashidate
DesignerMorita Motoharu (stamp designer)
PrintingPhotogravure in 6 colors
Size R721a : 30.0 x 36.0mm
R721b, R721c, R721e : 25.0 x 30.5mm
R721d : 26.0 x 32.0 mm, vertical

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

[Note on the Stamps]
The stamps are issued to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the local government law. They are issued in association with the commemorative coins which will be sequentially released from each of the 47 prefectures. The second series features Kyoto.

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