The Asahi Chain is situated in the south of Mt. Gassan, within the Bandai Asahi Nationalpark. The O-Asahi-dake (1'870 m) is the highest peak of the chain. Another peak of the Asashi Chain is the Ito-dake (1'550 m).
The O-Asashi-dake is listed as one of the 100 famous Japanese mountains.
Japan 1952, O-Asashi-dake.
The stamp was issued perforated in sheets of 20 stamps and imperforated in the miniaturesheet "Bandai-Asashi Nationalpark".