Japan 1951-1953 Sightseeing Series

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    • Structures : 13
    • Other stamps : 13½

Sightseeing Series (観光地百選切手)[edit]

Mountains (山岳)[edit]

8.00¥ dark brown
Mt. Zaō & Skier
15 February 1951
24.00¥ blue
Mt. Zaō & Skiers
15 February 1951

Plains (平原)[edit]

8.00¥ olive green
Farmers Picking Tea
2 April 1951
24.00¥ bright blue
Mt. Fuji from Nihon Plateau
2 April 1951

Hot Springs (温泉)[edit]

8.00¥ chestnut brown
Hakone Hot Springs
25 May 1951
24.00¥ deep blue
Lake Ashi, Hakone
25 May 1951

Waterfalls (瀑布)[edit]

8.00¥ deep green
Senju Waterfall
1 June 1951
24.00¥ deep blue
Ninai Waterfall
1 June 1951

Seacoasts (海岸)[edit]

8.00¥ brown
Wakanoura Bay
25 June 1951
24.00¥ bright blue
Wakanoura Bay
25 June 1951

Rivers (河川)[edit]

8.00¥ brown
Uji River
1 August 1951
24.00¥ deep blue
Uji River
1 August 1951

Towns (都邑)[edit]

8.00¥ carmine rose
Oura Catholic Church
15 September 1951
24.00¥ dull blue
Sofuku Temple
15 September 1951

Lakes (湖沼)[edit]

8.00¥ rose violet
Marunuma
1 October 1951
24.00¥ dull blue green
Sugenuma
1 October 1951

Valleys (渓谷)[edit]

8.00¥ brown red
Kakuenpo Peak
15 October 1951
24.00¥ deep Prussian green
Nagatoro Bridge
15 October 1951

Structures (建造物)[edit]

8.00¥ chestnut
Kintai Bridge - Hiroshige Painting
3 May 1953
24.00¥ blue
Kintai Bridge - Rebuilt
3 May 1953