120th Anniversary of the Diet

Issue 120th Anniversary of the Diet
First Day November 29, 2010
Value 80 yen x 2
Designs C2089a,b - The First temporary building, the National Diet Building, and stained glass of the central hall
Designer Tamaki Akira (stamp designer)
Printing Offset in 6 colors
Size 28.0 x 38.5 mm, vertical
Sheet 10 stamps (2 x 5) Sheet

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

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(Small Notes for the issue)
The first temporary building in foreground was completed in November 24th, 1890 and a memorable opening ceremony was held on November 29th. The National Diet Building was completed in November 1936 and it has been familiar to people as a symbol of Japan's parliamentary politics until today. Stained glass ceiling of the central hall is designed in background.