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Tuesday, 04 September 2018 00:00

After Cristiano Ronaldo, the stamp arrives

After Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus also arrives at the postage stamp to celebrate the seventh consecutive Scudetto of the Bianconeri. Belonging to the multi-annual thematic series "Lo Sport" and dedicated to the winning team of the National Championship of Serie A, this year the philatelic tribute goes to Juventus of Allegri.

Available at the philatelic offices from Saturday 28 July, the cartoon depicts a Juventus player during a game action in Allianz Stadium flanked by a three-color Italian championship.

From the facial value of € 1.10, the maximum circulation scheduled for the issue dedicated to Juventus, the 2017-2018 Italian champion, is equal to 800 thousand copies collected in sheets of 45 pieces each.

Only a few days ago was issued another stamp with a football-sporting theme: a tribute to the Italian Football Association (FIGC) for the 120th anniversary of its foundation.

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Tuesday, 04 September 2018 00:00

The father of Don Camillo and Peppone

50 years after his death, Poste Italiane recalls the figure of Giovannino Guareschi. Italian writer, journalist and humorist, the most famous work is Don Camillo, later also a famous film, tells the story of the parish priest and Mayor Peppone set in Emilia.

The stamp, with a face value of € 2.60, depicts a portrait of Giovannino Guareschi flanked by his autograph signature in evidence on an original page, typewritten by the same writer, of an unpublished story by Don Camillo and Peppone.

On sale at the branch counters from Saturday, July 21st, the maximum print run is equal to 1 million copies collected in sheets of 28 pieces each. Belonging to the thematic series "the Italian artistic and cultural heritage", a commentary on the issue is made of the illustrative bulletin with article signed by Giovanni Lugaresi, journalist and honorary president of the "Club dei Ventitré".

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