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First Day Cover - Italy - 1965 - Ansaldo Dopolavoro Aziendale, Sezione Filatelica

Title

First Day Cover - Italy - 1965 - Ansaldo Dopolavoro Aziendale, Sezione Filatelica

Type

First Day Cover

Coverage

Italy

Date Issued

1965-10-21

Description

This first day cover was issued by the Ansaldo Dopolavoro Aziendale, Sezione Filatelica (Ansaldo Company Recreation Club, Philatelic Section). The cachet shows Dante reading a book; in the background is an unrolled scroll with text as follows: "7o Centenario / nascita / Dante / Alighieri / 1265-1965" (7th centenary of the birth of Dante Alighieri). The cachet is signed "Lupa 65" in the lower left corner. Above the cachet is text printed in gold: "ANSALDO / DOPOLAVORO AZIENDALE / GENOVA / SEZIONE FILATELICA".

Extent

100 × 190 mm

Contributor

Ansaldo Dopolavoro Aziendale, Sezione Filatelica (Genoa, Italy)
Lupa

Language

Italian
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