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First Day Cover - Monaco - 1966 - Philatélie Péchitch

Title

First Day Cover - Monaco - 1966 - Philatélie Péchitch

Type

First Day Cover

Coverage

Monaco

Date Issued

1966-02-01

Description

These first day covers were issued by Philatélie Péchitch. The cachets are drawn after the designs on the stamps and have text as follows: at the top: "MONACO"; and at the bottom: "VIIe CENTENAIRE DE LA NAISSANCE / DE DANTE ALIGHIERI" (7th centenary of the birth of Dante Alighieri). Beside the cachets is "PREMIER JOUR / D'ÉMISSION / FIRST DAY COVER". In the lower right corner of each envelope is: "Philatélie PECHITCH / Palais de la Scala / Monte-Carlo".

The cachets match the design of the first day covers issued for the Fédération des organisations sociales des Postes telégrammes et télécommunications des Alpes-Maritimes.

Extent

96 × 161 mm (all)

Contributor

Philatélie Péchitch (Monte-Carlo, Monaco)

Language

English
French