Lovely letters & postcards for Maryam

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#943 Cover from Italy

Italy          Italy-Campania

A cover from Italy, sent by Salvator Izzo.

2013-09-19 Italy

On the cover, Salvator affixed three beautiful garden stamps. Special philatelic cancels were applied on the cover. The postmark date is 31 December 2012 and the location is Pompei. Thanks a lot Salvator!

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#927 Fontana di Trevi Postcard from Rome, Italy

Italy          Vatican City

A postcard from Rome, Italy, sent by Marysia for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

2013-08-26 Italy a

The postcard shows a spectacular nightview of Fontana di Trevi in Rome.

2013-08-26 Italy b

At the back, Marysia affixed two Vatican stamps that mark the visits made by Pope Benedict XVI to Cyprus and Malta.  The postmark date is 3 August 2013 and the location is Vatican City. Thanks a lot Marysia!

#849 Cover from Italy

Italy          Italy-Lazio

A cover from Italy, sent by Matteo of Frosinone.

2013-07-16 Italy

On the cover, Matteo affixed five colorful stamps, one of them featuring Pope Francis, the current pope of the Catholic Church. One stamp features Filippo Mazzei issued in 1980 to commemorates his 250th birthday. The two fountain stamps on top left were issued in 1979 and 1976. The top right stamp shows the beautiful Orto Botanico di Padova, a botanical garden in Papua. The postmark date 8 July 2013. Again, Canada Post decided to put their pen cancels on the cover as well. Thanks a lot Matteo!

#762 Cover from Italy

Italy          Italy-Campania

A cover from Italy, sent by Salvatore Izzo.

2015-05-25 Italy

On the cover, Salvatore affixed three stamps. One of the stamps commemorates the 90th year of the Italian Air Force, and the other two stamps show festivals and celebrations in Italy. There were two special cancels and one ordinary cancel applied with different date. The special cancels were dated 31 December 2012 with location Pompeii while the ordinary cancel was dated 6 May 2013 with location Napoli CMP. Thanks a lot Salvatore!

#717 Cover from Vatican City

Vatican City

My first cover from the smallest nation in the world – the Vatican City! This one is from Francois LeBoucher of France who was visiting there.

2013-04-07 Vatican City (1)

On the cover Francois affixed three stamps. The postmark date is 1 March 2013.

2013-04-07 Vatican City (2)

Inside is a beautiful postcard showing the Arch of Constantine in Rome, Itlay. Thank you very much Francois!

#640 Cover from Italy

Italy          Italy-Campania

A surprise cover from Italy, sent by Salvatore Izzo from Pompei!

2013-03-15 Italy

It’s a pink cover! Salvatore affixed three beautiful Christmas stamps on the cover. The postmark date is 28 December 2012 and the location is Naples, Campania. Salvatore requests for covers exchange and surely I will send one soon. Thanks a lot Salvatore!

 

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