The Mt. Iwakuni is situated in the western part of Iwakuni city at the Seto Inland Sea (Yamaguchi Prefecture).
Japan 2012, Suo province: "Iwakunikintaikyo".
(Suo was an old province in the area that is today eastern part of Yamaguchi Prefecture)
of the series "Rokujûyoshû meisho zue" (Famous Views of the 60 odd Provinces) of Utagawa Hiroshige.
The Kintai Bridge over the Niseki River is the most famous spot in Iwakuni city. The bridge was constructed in the year 1673, but destroyed in the year 1950 by the typhoon “Kijiya. It was rebuilt by using traditional techniques and completed in 1953.
The stamp was issued in the sheet "Ukiyoe series - No 1