The Mikura-dake is situated about 10 kilometres in the north-west of Otake city (Hiroshima Prefecture).
The stamp shows the three granite peaks of Mikura-dake, known as Yuhi-dake, Naka-dake and Asahi-dake (Morning sun, Middle, and Evening sun peaks). Three peaks are generically known as Mikura-dake.
The highest point of the mountain (Mikuratake) is not visible, it is just left behind Yuhi-dake.
The stamp was issued in the series "Japanese Mountains Series No 4".