Sunday, December 6, 2015

Holy Year (1975) - Complete set of stamps - Vatican City

Recently I made some additions to my collection of stamps of the Vatican City. This beautiful set of 11 from 1974 happens to be one of them.

Holy Year 1975:

10 l, Christus Victor, Sts. Peter and Paul.
30 l, Christ.
40 l, Cross surmounted by dove.
50 l, Christ enthroned.
55 l, St. Peter.
90 l, St. Paul.
100 l, St. Peter.
130 l, St. Paul.
220 l, Arms of Pope Paul VI.

Designs of 10 l, 25 l, are from St. Peter’s; 30 l, 40 l, from St. John Lateran; 50 l, 55 l, 90 l, from St.
Mary Major; 100 l, 130 l, from St. Paul outside the Walls.

Do feel free to add your thoughts, comments or suggestions
NOTE: Please click on the images for a larger view / closer look.

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