Japanese Railways Series 3 (Regular Version)

C2233a C2233b C2233c C2233d
C2233e C2233f C2233g C2233h
C2233i C2233j

Issue Japanese Railways Series 3 (Regular Version)
First Day October 9, 2015
Value ¥ 82 x 10 Sheet
Designs C2233a - 50 years of Tokaido Shinkansen C2233b - JNR 183 series
C2233c - Keisei Class AE (first-generation) C2233d - Hankyu 6300 series
C2233e - Meitetsu 6000 series C2233f - Kintetsu 12400 series
C2233g - JR West 500 series C2233h - JR Tokai/JR West N700 series
C2233i - Odakyu 60000 series C2233j - Kintetsu 50000 series
Designer Maruyama Satoru (stamp designer)
Printing Photogravure in 6 colors
Size 33.5 x 25.0 mm, horizontal

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

[Note on the Stamps]

This is the third issue of Japanese Railways Series with the theme of Japanese Railways and its related topics. The stamps were issued to commemorate Railway Day (October 14) that was enacted to celebrate the first locomotive train running between Shinbashi and Yokohama in 1872. The stamps for Series 3 (regular version) depict trains that won the Japan Railway Award 2014 and trains which won Blue Ribbon Award.

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