Japan 1967-1969 National Treasures

From Stamps of the World

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  • Print Process : Photogravure
  • Perforations : 13½

Stamps[edit]

Asuka Period (飛鳥時代) (538 to 710)[edit]

15¥ multicolored
Miroku Bosatsu
1 November 1967
15¥ pale green, black & red
Kudara Kannon
1 November 1967
50¥ multicolored
Hōryū-ji Temple
1 November 1967

Nara Period (奈良時代) (710 to 794)[edit]

15¥ sepia & carmine
Ashura
1 February 1968
15¥ dark brown, pale green & gold
Gakko Bosatsu
1 February 1968
50¥ multicolored
Kichijo Ten
1 February 1968

Heian Period (平安時代) (794 to 1185)[edit]

15¥ multicolored
Gold Lacquer Box
1 June 1968
15¥ multicolored
The Origin of Shigisan
1 June 1968
50¥ multicolored
Bodhisattva Samantabhadra
1 June 1968

Kamakura Period (鎌倉時代) (1185 to 1333)[edit]

15¥ multicolored
Minamoto Yoritomo
16 September 1968
15¥ multicolored
Heiji Monogatari Scroll Painting
16 September 1968
50¥ multicolored
Armor from Kasuga Shrine
16 September 1968

Muromachi Period (室町時代) (1333 to 1568)[edit]

15¥ multicolored
Jishō-ji (慈照寺)
10 February 1969
15¥ multicolored
Anraku-ji (安楽寺)
10 February 1969
50¥ multicolored
Winter Landscape by Sesshū Tōyō (雪舟等楊)
10 February 1969

Azuchi-Momoyama Period (安土桃山時代) (1568 to 1600)[edit]

15¥ multicolored
Himeji Castle (姫路城)
21 July 1969
15¥ multicolored
"Pine Forest" Detail
21 July 1969
50¥ multicolored
Cypresses, Attributed to Kanō Eitoku (狩野永徳)
21 July 1969

Edo Period (江戸時代) (1600 to 1867)[edit]

15¥ multicolored
Angling by Ike Taiga (池大雅)
25 September 1969
15¥ multicolored
The White Plum/The Red Plum by Ogata Kōrin (尾形光琳)
25 September 1969
50¥ multicolored
Pheasant-Shaped Incense Burner
25 September 1969