Duomo di Milano (Milan Cathedral), Milano, Italy
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja
N 45° 27.850 E 009° 11.480
32T E 514957 N 5034533
Quick Description: Block of two stamps depicts world renowned Duomo di Milano (Milan Cathedral) was emitted in occassion of World Philatelic Exhibition - Italy '98 held in Milano.
Location: Lombardia, Italy
Date Posted: 9/26/2010 11:58:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM9RR9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 38

Long Description:
In occassion of World Philatelic Exhibition "Italy '98" which was held in Milano, two-stamp block depicting famous Milan Cathedral (Duomo di Milano) was emitted in 1996.

The extraordinary Gothic Milan Cathedral took more than five centuries to complete. It is one of the largest churches in the world, in a class of both size and beauty with the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, and the Cathedral of Seville in Spain. Many say it is the most beautiful in the world.
Stamp Issuing Country: Italia

Date of Issue: Mart 23, 1996

Denomination: 2x750 Lires

Color: polychromic

Stamp Type: Multiple (blocks, etc.)

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