Lake Chuzenji

Lake Chuzenji in Spring,
Lake Chuzenji in Autumn
IssueLake Chuzenji
Date of Issue1 March 1999 (Heisei 11)
Denomination80 yen x 2, horizontal se-tenant pair
DesignsR275: Lake Chuzenji in SpringR276: Lake Chuzenji in Autumn
Quantity 15,000,000 se-tenant pairs
Image Area22.5 x 33.0 millimeters
PrintingPhotogravure in 5 colours
Sheet20 stamps (two se-tenant pairs x 5)
DesignerYatabe Yasuyuki (Oil Painter)
Sold atPost offices in Kantou, and
the appointed post offices
(see the menu page)
First Day of
Issue Postmark
Chuzenji Post Office

Lake Chuzenji, Pane

IssueLake Chuzenji, Pane
Price800 yen (80 yen x 10)
Pane Size51.0 x 190.0 millimeters
Pane10 stamps (2 x 5)
Catalog No.R276P

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

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(Small Notes for Issue)
Lake Chuzenji is in west of the city of Nikko, located under the southern slope of the Mt. Nantaisan. Its area is 11.5 square kilometers (4.4 square miles) and the altitude is 1,269 meters (4,163 feet). The largest lake over the altitude 1,000 meters in Japan. The waters of the lake flow eastward to becomee the Kegon Falls. The lake and the fall are the main attactions of the Nikko National Park.