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First day Cover (FDC) with explanatory note.

Japanese Green Tea 800th Year  /日本茶800年記念

First Day of Issue :  October 31,1991 (3 years Heisei era in Japan).


Type of Stamps : commemorative

Denomination 62yen

Design : blossoms of Camellia sinensis(tea plant) and tea ceremony utensils.


Postmark of the Tokyo-chuo post office

Pictorial postmark : Green tea and Teapot


Envelope : 9.5cm(3.74”) × 16.5cm(6.5”) 7.5g

Design : Japanese tea ceremony

Shunichi Iijima : Woodcut artist.

Japanese Green Tea 800th Year, 1991, First Day Cover, Vintage special postmark,

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