Archive for the ‘Japan’ Category

#1230 Japan 19/05/03

This nice cover from Japan was sent by Makoto, thank you! It was posted in Kashiwa on May 3 and arrived on May 22, 2019.

The right stamp commemorates the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.

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#1205 Japan 19/02/01

Thank you, Takeo, for sending this nice first day cover from Japan! It was posted in Kyoto (京都) on February 1 and arrived on February 7, 2019.

#1204 Japan 18/12/06

This nice cover from Japan was sent by Hiroshi, thank you! It was posted in Kobe (神戸) on December 6 and arrived on December 17, 2018.

The right stamp commemorates Elisabeth of Austria</span) (1837 – 1898).

#1179 Japan 18/08/02

This beautiful first day cover from Japan was sent by Fumiaki, thank you very much! It was posted in Shizuoka (静岡, Kachuo中央) on August 2 and arrived on August 14, 2018.

The stamps are part of the set, which commemorates 150th years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Sweden.

#1177 Japan 18/03/01

Li Ming has sent this very nice registered cover from Japan, thank you! It was posted in Wadomari (和泊) on March 1 and arrived on March 8, 2018.

#1168 Japan 18/03/30

This nice cover from Japan was sent by Ken’ichi Yoshida, thank you! It was posted in Nakashibetsu on March 30, 2018.

#1059 Japan 16/09/06

japan-160906This nice cover from Japan was sent by Fumiaki, thank you! It was posted in Shizuoka (静岡) on September 6 and arrived on September 13, 2016.

#1036 Japan 15/07/27

Japan 150727Kazuya has sent this beautiful cover from Japan, thank you! It was posted in Honjo (本所), Sumida, Tokyo on July 27, 2015.

#1019 Japan 15/05/14

Japan 150514Miyoshi has sent this very nice cover from Japan, thank you! It was posted at Asukayama post office (飛鳥山前) in Tokyo on May 14 and arrived on May 19, 2015.

#937 Japan 15/01/09

Japan 150109Hiroshi has sent this beautiful first day cover from Japan, thank you! It was posted in Osaka on January 9 and arrived on January 19, 2015.

The stamp set commemorates the children’s book The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter (1866 – 1943).

#888 Japan 15/01/??

Japan 1501xxMakoto has sent this nice cover from Japan, thank you! It was posted in Nagareyama and arrived on January 12, 2015.

The stamp on the right is part of a set, which commemorates the 69th International Sports Festival in Nagasaki. The set was issued on September 12, 2014.

#852 Japan 14/07/10

Japan 140710Kousaku sent this nice cover from Japan, thank you! It was posted in Ōmiyanishi, Saitama on July 10 and arrived on July 15, 2014.

The stamps on the left are part of a mini-sheet, which commemorates the National Afforestation Campaign. The sheet was issued on May 25, 2012.

#742 Japan 13/03/14

Japan 130314This nice FDC from Japan was sent by Takeshi, thank you! It was issued and posted in Hiroshima (広島) on March 14 and arrived on March 19, 2013.

The stamps are part of the “World Heritage” set. They commemorate the Pyramids of Giza and the Mont Saint-Michel.

See also: #679 Japan 13/03/11

#679 Japan 13/03/11

Japan 130311This nice Japanese cover was sent by Dr. Nomura, thank you very much! It was posted in Suido on March 11 and arrived on March 14, 2013.

See also: #594 Japan 12/08/06

#666 Japan 13/04/19

Japan 130419On 22 April 2013 I received this marvelous registered first day cover, which was sent by Lei Huang, thank you very much! It was posted in Fujigaoka (藤が丘) on April 19.

The mini-sheet commemorates the Philately Week 2013. It depicts the painting “Four Seasons Flowers and Birds” by Kanō Motonobu (狩野 元信; 1476-1559) of the famous Kanō school.

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