Somalia Postage Stamp: Child Welfare

c. 1960


designed by Corrado Mancioli


"Issued “Pro Infanzia”, or for the child, this is a set of four stamps. Reflecting its status as a former Italian colony, the stamps were designed by Corrado Mancioli and printed by the Officina Carte Valori, the official Italian Government printing works (hence the abbreviation “I.P.S. - Off. Cart. Val”). There are three postage stamps and one airmail stamp in the series, which feature (in increasing order of value) a boy drawing a giraffe, a zebra, a rhino a leopard." —© 2010

  • itsallgroovy1 PRO 5y

    Lovely! Thanks for sharing.. I had great fun checking out your latest upload :-)
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