Miniature Sheet - Vatican City - 2009

Title

Miniature Sheet - Vatican City - 2009

Type

Miniature Sheet

Coverage

Vatican City

Date Issued

2009-09-23

Description

Vatican City issued this miniature sheet to commemorate the 500th anniversary of Raphael's fresco Disputation of the Holy Sacrament. Dante is depicted in the fresco in the lower right quarter (circled here in green). The miniature sheet has text as follows: at the bottom: "RAFFAELLO - LA DISPUTA DEL SACRAMENTO 1509 – 2009 / OeSD - 2009". The sheet's stamp has text as follows: in the upper right corner: "3,30"; at the bottom: "CITTÀ DEL VATICANO"; the Vatican coat of arms are in the upper left corner. The sheet was printed by Österreichische Staatsdruckerei, Vienna, Austria.

Extent

80 × 110 mm

Bibliographic Citation

Sassone 1505

Contributor

Österreichische Staatsdruckerei (Vienna, Austria)
Raphael

Language

Italian