Boy Posting Mail


An absolutely lovely Japanese stamp: Boy posting mail, by Nakamura Senseki. Issued on April 20, 2001,on the occasion of the 2001 Philatelic Week and the 100th Anniversary of Red Cylindrical Letter Boxes.

This is a post for Sunday Stamps - II. Today's themes: Children's Stories.

8 comments:

  1. M'encanta ^^ I el forat de la bústia li queda a l'alçada dels ulls :D

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  2. Letters from young people are full of wonderful stories. This is a delightful stamp.

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  3. Beautiful, a good choice. The post must have carried millions of stories both real and imaginary through the decades.

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  4. Love this stamp! One of my favourite subjects - people posting real mail - and designed so well!

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  5. daily_m@dailyatlas23.11.15

    this is one of my favorite one! postal themed stamps are always lovely:D

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  6. I wonder who he is sending mail to, and what he had written - an untold story.

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  7. Thanks for all your comments :D

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  8. Children's own stories deserve to be recognised. Fine stamp abd very appropriate for this week.

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Thank you for coming. All your comments make me extremely happy.