Stamp: National Parks Day in Japan

This single-stamp issue in 1959 from Japan commemorates National Parks Day with a beautiful engraving of a view of Mount Fuji.

stamps Japan 1959 National Parks Day

Country: Japan
Date of Issue: 21st July 1959

Stamp Details

  • National Parks Day, 10 yen, featuring a view of Mount Fuji, Japan’s highest mountain at 3776 m in Yamanashi Prefecture. The view is from Lake Motosu, one of the five lakes around Mt Fuji created by previous volcanic eruptions (Mt Fuji is an active volcano).

I bought this stamp on eBay for 1.35 USD.

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