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First Day Cover - Uruguay - 1966 - C.F.U.

Title

First Day Cover - Uruguay - 1966 - C.F.U.

Type

First Day Cover

Coverage

Uruguay

Date Issued

1966-12-27

Description

The cachet on this first day cover features a large portrait of Dante between two smaller illustrations by Gustave Doré. The illustration on the left is "Arachne" from Purgatorio 12:43–44. The other is "Charon and the River Acheron" from Inferno 3:82–84. The vertical text reads as follows: "SOBRE PRIMER DIA — FIRST DAY COVER / (Ediciones C.F.U.)".

Extent

99 × 167 mm

Contributor

C.F.U.
Gustave Doré

Language

English
Spanish