Japan 2003 Amami Islands. Forest flora and fauna

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 7th November 2003
  • one value
  • Designed by A Tamaki from painting by Isson Tanaka
  • Printed by: Government Printing Bureau, Tokyo
  • Print process: gravure
  • stamp format height 36½mm x width 27mm
  • Perforations: 13 x 13
  • Format: sheet of 10 (2 x 5) with illustrated right side border (painting)

Reversion of the Amami Islands to Japan. Painting of Amami Forest by Isson Tanaka

80y ~ forest scene with orange-tip butterflies and flowers