27th Congress of the International Society of Surgery

A commemorative postage stamp on the 27th Congress of the International Society of Surgery :

1310 Surgeon in Operating Room [Japan Stamp 1977]Issued by Japan

Issued on Sep 3, 1977

Issued for : A postage stamp was issued to commemorate the 27th Congress of the International Society of Surgery which was held in Kyoto from September 3 to 8, 1977. This International Society was founded in Brussels, Belgium in 1902. At this Congress about 3,000 members from 65 countries were expected to be present.

Design : A surgeon in operation-room

Designer : Mr. Takao Yamanouchi

Colour : Multicolour

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 50 Yen

Printing Process : Photogravure

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