Japan 1976-1978 National Treasures

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date : see sections below
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : see stamp images
  • Perforations : 13

Stamps[edit]

First Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 9 December 1976
50¥ multicolored
Yakushi-ji (薬師寺)
Print Process: Photogravure
100¥ multicolored
Deva King in Armor
Print Process: Photogravure & Engraving

Second Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 20 January 1977
50¥ multicolored
Kinkaku-ji (金閣寺)
Golden Pavilion
Print Process: Photogravure & Engraving
100¥ multicolored
Praying Woman
Print Process: Photogravure

Third Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 25 March 1977
50¥ multicolored
Comic Picture Scroll
Print Process: Photogravure
100¥ multicolored
Saint on Cloud
Print Process: Photogravure & Engraving

Fourth Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 27 June 1977
50¥ multicolored
Noblemen Going to Court
Print Process: Photogravure
100¥ multicolored
Seitaka-Doji
Print Process: Photogravure & Engraving

Fifth Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 25 August 1977
50¥ multicolored
The Recluse Han Shan
Print Process: Photogravure
100¥ multicolored
Matsumoto Castle (松本城)
Print Process: Photogravure & Engraving

Sixth Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 18 November 1977
50¥ multicolored
Pine & Flowers, Chishakuin Castle
Print Process: Photogravure
100¥ multicolored
Kiyomizu-dera (清水寺)
Print Process: Engraving

Seventh Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 26 January 1978
50¥ multicolored
Scene from The Tale of Genji
Print Process: Photogravure
100¥ multicolored
Inkstone Case
Print Process: Photogravure & Engraving

Eighth Issue[edit]

  • Issue Date : 3 March 1978
50¥ multicolored
Family Enjoying Cool Evening
Print Process: Photogravure
100¥ multicolored
Nikkō Tōshō-gū (日光東照宮)
Print Process: Photogravure & Engraving