Re-Opening of the Antarctic Expedition

A commemorative postage stamp on the ReOpening of the Antarctic Expedition :

857-aurora-australis-map-of-antarctica-and-observation-ship-fuji-antarctic-expedition-japan-stamp-1965Issued by Japan

Issued on Nov 20, 1965

Issued for : Since the 6th expeditionary party returned from the Antarctic in 1962, on party from Japan has been in the area; but the expedition is re-opened in 1965, and the party goes to the Antarctic on November 20 on board the Fuji, newly-built modern ship for observation.

Design : Aurora, map, & the Fuji.

Designer : Mr. I. Norimatsu

Colour : Multicolour

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 10 Yen

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