Japan 1872-1873 Cherry Blossom Definitives Japanese Paper

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Description[edit]

  • Issue Date :20 July 1872 - 1873 (see stamp images for details)
  • Designed by : A. Matsuda, S. Umemura etc
  • Printed by : at Tokio or Kyoto
  • Print Process : Engraved
  • Perforations : 9 to 13, compound
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 9-16 - Yvert 9-16

Valid until 30 November 1889. There are no control signs. Variations in the N font.

Stamps[edit]

Wove Paper[edit]

2 sen vermilion
1872-08-23 used Mi11a.

Laid Paper[edit]