Stamps of the Order of Malta commemorating the 8th Centenary of the Trinitarian Order
Oh the things that you find when using an Internet browser.... I came across these postage stamps issued by the Order of Malta commemorating the 8th centenary of the Foundation of the Order of the Trinitarians.
For the philatelists: Here are the details of the stamp issued by the Order of Malta:
Subject 8th Centenary of the Foundation of the Trinitarian Order.
Left: effigy of St. Felix de Valois, Co-founder of the Trinitarian Order.
Middle: St. John de Matha receives from Pope Innocent III the Bull of the Trinitarian Rule Approval.
Right: effigy of St. John of Matha, Founder of the Trinitarian Order.
Date of issue: 2 March 1998
Three stamps values 6 Shields each horizontally united
Stamp size mm. 40 x 48
Circulation 30,000 complete sets
Sheet of six complete sets, for a total of 18 stamps
Offset printing. Istituto Poligrafico and Zecca of the Italian State. Rome