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Posted 12/30/2016   06:24 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Chibi to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
Hi,

I have inherited a box of rare stamps from my relative who was a Vice Minister of postal-service after WWII. They are not in a great state of preservation but I see that his collection includes a series of rare stamps from 1912 through 1950. *** Edited by Staff - Please Review the rules that you agreed to when you registered. ***

I live in Tokyo, Japan but I often travel to the U.S. It would be great to know any Japanese stamp collectors in foreign countries.

Thank you,
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Posted 12/30/2016   09:09 am  Show Profile Check Petert4522's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Petert4522 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi Chibi, and welcome to this forum. Just to let you know, unless you have 50 posts you can not do any messaging and/or trading. But you can post a scan of your stamps, and we'd love to see them.

Peter
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Posted 12/30/2016   10:43 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add paul78703 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi, Chibi:

I do not collect Japanese stamps -- at least not yet -- but I do get over to Tokyo from time to time. Are there any good stamp shops in Tokyo? If so, can you supply directions to the shop(s)? Finding things in Tokyo can be difficult.

Thank you.
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Posted 12/30/2016   12:20 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Chibi to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi Petert4522,
Thank you for letting me know this rule. I should have been aware of it.
Yes, I'd love to share with you some pieces.

Hi paul78703,
Thank you for the question. I agree with you. Unless you have a local friend it may be difficult to find stamp shops in Japan.
Here is a list of stamp shops in Tokyo, published by the Japan Stamp Dealers Association.
http://www.jsda-tokyo.jp/member01-tokyo.htm

I've actually started my journey to find good stamp shops today.
In the meantime it may be worth to visit the Philatelic Museum.
Direction: 1 Chome-4-23 Mejiro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo-to 171-0031
http://www.yushu.or.jp/museum/

Thank you,
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Posted 12/30/2016   12:46 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Chibi to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
The first day covers

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Posted 12/30/2016   1:00 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Jenny2U to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi Chibi. I believe your early Japanese FDCs may have some value. Hopefully someone will be able to give you more info about them.
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Posted 12/30/2016   1:15 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Chibi to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi Jenny2U,
Thank you,

Ryu-Kyu(Okinawa) stamps, Folk Dance series in 1960's


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Posted 12/30/2016   5:02 pm  Show Profile Check CanadaStamp's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add CanadaStamp to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Japanese stamp collectors? Or collectors of Japanese stamps?
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