Japan on Cultivation of Edible Fungi

A commemorative postage stamp on the 9th International Scientific Congress on the Cultivation of Edible Fungi, Japan :

Shiitake (Lentinula edodes) : Edible Medicinal MushroomIssued by Japan

Issued on Nov 2, 1974

Issued for : A special postage stamp was issued to commemorate the 9th International Scientific Congress on the Cultivation of Edible Fungi which was held in Japan from November 4 to 13. This international congress is convened every three years to advance the production of edible fungi. The first one took place in England, 1950.

Design : Shiitake (Lentinus edodes)

Designer : Mr. Masatoshi Hioki

Colour : Multicolour

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 20 Yen

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