Monaco Poste Celebrates Football World Cup 2018 with Map Issue

Monaco 2018-04-10

La Poste Monaco has issued a single stamp marking the 21st Football World Cup, being hosted in Russia from June thru July 2018. The 1.30 € denominated issue, of April 10, 2018, depicts four footballers in various poses with a map of the Russian Federation in the background. On the map are […]

Monaco: Former Fiefs of the Grimaldi’s Mini-sheet (2011)

Monaco 2011-04-04

On April 4, 2011, Monaco Post issued the second in a series (begun in 2010) of the Former Fiefs of the Grimaldi family in the Kingdom of France. Monaco Post mentions that “the signing of the treaty of Péronne in 1641 by King Louis XIII and Prince Honoré II ended Spanish […]

Europa 2010 Issues 2: Monaco

Children’s story books are the theme of the 2010 Europa issues. This year it appears that maps are contained in the stamps of two issuing countries. Originally issued in 1956, the Europa issues are currently issued by each postal authority under the guidance of PostEurop. The second issue containing a map is from the Stamp […]

Monaco: Former Fiefs of the Grimaldi’s Mini-sheet (2010)

Monaco 20100424 mini-sheet

On May 24, 2010, the Stamp Issuing Office of the Principality of Monaco issued a 4,00€ mini-sheet showing a map of the former fiefs of the House of Grimaldi with four 1,00€ stamps showing castles set around the map. Information on the web site describes the history surrounding the sheet. […]