Japan  Issued Golden Stamp on Ichiro’s 3,000th MLB Mit

japan-baseball-golden-stampJapan has released pure gold plates shaped like stamps to commemorate Ichiro Suzuki’s 3,000th hit in Major League Baseball.The gold plate will be fixed in a special holder with a photo capturing the moment the Miami Marlins outfielder reached the milestone, as well as his autograph.The set will be sold through Japan Post’s online store for ¥510,000, including delivery. Only 51 sets will be available, as a tribute to his uniform number.The plate itself contains 16 grams of gold and is 3.86 cm long and 3.24 cm wide.

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