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Poster Stamp - Tobler

Title

Poster Stamp - Tobler

Type

Poster Stamp

Coverage

Switzerland

Description

Tobler, the Swiss chocolate company, issued this poster stamp as no. 370 in their "Poets and Philosophers" series. The stamp shows a portrait of Dante holding a book in a frame with the masks of tragedy and comedy in the upper corners and a scroll and horn at the bottom. The stamp has text as follows: at top: "POETS AND PHILOSOPHERS / ITALIAN"; at bottom: DANTE ALLIGHIERI 1265-1321 / TOBLER / SWISS MILK / CHOCOLATE / No 370 · SERIE 31 · No 361-372".

Extent

60 × 40 mm

Language

English