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This video provides a short introduction to the postage stamps of Vatican City. It includes information on how to learn more about stamp collecting.
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The Sistine Chapel chimney everyone watches during a papal conclave to see whether the smoke is black or white, is temporary.
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The Vatican Post Office issued a 2019 philatelic folder to commemorate the 50th Anniversary Of The Founding Of The Carabinieri Unit For The Protection Of Cultural Heritage. This is a joint issued with Itally and Malta. See the details
The 381th issue of Vatican Notes was mailed to VPS members in early October. This issue tells the story of space exploration and Vatican City stamps. (read article)
The VPS publication Vatican Notes is on-line with issues starting from the 1950's. New issues are published quarterly.Visit Library
As a long time member of the Vatican Philatelic Society, I have Vatican Notes dating from 1993 through 2018. For most of these years, I have all volumes issued for these calendar years. I am willing to pass these on, free of charge, to anyone interested. These are available to members or non-members with first preference granted to members. My only request is that if a recipient would like them mailed, he/she would cover the cost of postage. If interested in any of the publications, please let me know via email at mailto: firstname.lastname@example.org