FDC Metal Engraving Folder – Soccer – 1974

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 Soccer First Day Metal Engraving Folder postmarked Mito, 10 October 1974

Scott No. 1186

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Metal Engraving - Soccer - 1974

  • Denomination: 10 yen domestic postal card rate
  • Designer: Yamanouchi Takao
  • Design: Two soccer players; in background, two sailboats
  • Inscription: Translates to, " Commemorating the 29th National Athletic Meet"
  • Sheet make-up: 20(4x5);
  • Perforation: 13
  • Quantity: 50,000,000 copies;
  • First day Office: Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture
  • Cancellation: Large Commemorative datestamp designed by Watanabe Saburō showing two soccer player and the NAM torch emblem.

Reference with more information: Japanese Philately, v.29, pp 268-272.