Thursday, 27 April 2023

Stamps printed on Special Paper - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps made from Special  Paper ( Washi - Japanese traditional paper)

Japan 2021 150 years of Japan's Modern Postal Service

Issue date 25 August 2021

Japan Post to commemorate the  150th anniversary of the founding of the postal service has issued a special booklet with 3 Special Stamp sheets made of handmade (Washi) paper by Mino-kikaisuki. 

The booklet features 3 stamp sheets printed on the world's first "washi (traditional Japanese paper) sticker-type stamp sheet" with 3 symbols of Japan Philately:

- Collection of Modern Beauties: Cheeky Girl (Girl Reading Letter)
- Opening of Yokohama Post Office
- Maejima Hisoka (Father of the Modern Japanese Postal Service)

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