The Postal Services Corporation of Japan has issued a new set of stamps entitled "60th anniversary of Kumamoto Prefecture, local government law enforcement."
The series commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Local Autonomy Law. The stamps were issued in conjunction with the commemorative coins in 47 prefectures, in coordination with each county.
The stamps illustrate the history and culture of Kumamoto Prefecture and feature:
Satoshi Zyou Castle
Ship, local idol
Unzen Amakusa National Park and Amakusa five bridges.