Vatican City 2005 Sede Vacante

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  • Issue date: 12th April 2005
  • three values
  • Printed by: ITVF (State Printer), Boulazac, France
  • Print process: lithography
  • Perforations: 13.25 x 13

Sede Vacante. Umbraculum over Crossed Keys of St Peter[edit]

Angel lifting umbraculum (red and gold canopy) umbrella and keys, from 18th century fresco by Carlo Malli, representing the emblem of the authority of the Apostolic Camera during the interregnum following the death of Pope John Paul II

0.60€ ~ with inscription in deep blue
0.62€ ~ with inscription in red
0.80€ ~ with inscription in emerald

Sheet stamps[edit]