Commemorative block to go on sale
The Stamp Issuing Office will issue on 7th September 2018 one the following commemorative block:
3,80€ - "PRINCES AND PRINCESSES OF MONACO, A EUROPEAN DYNASTY (XIII-XXI Centuries)" EXHIBITION IN CHINA
Having unveiled the splendour of the Forbidden City in Monaco last summer, this year the Grimaldi Forum is exporting to China the "Princes and Princesses of Monaco, A European Dynasty (from the Thirteenth to the Twenty-First Centuries)". This exhibition will trace more than 700 years of the Grimaldi family’s history, and will run from 7 September to 11 November 2018 at the Meridian Gate of the Forbidden City. The main hall will be fitted out just like the Prince’s Palace. The second hall will be designed as a wedding hall and will display priceless crowns and jewels. H.S.H. Prince Albert II’s private art collection will also be exhibited outside the Palace for the first time, reflecting the Grimaldi family’s passion for art.
- Design: Richard SEREN
- Printing process: Heliogravure and gold tooling
- Size of the block: 105 x 125 mm
- Size of the stamp: 46 x 54 mm vertical
- Quantity of issue: 35 000 blocks
This block will be on sale at the "Office des Timbres", the "Musée des Timbres et des Monnaies", the post offices and philatelic counters of the Principality.
Sale at the Stamp Issuing Office (Office des Timbres) - Fontvieille shopping center - 3rd floor lifts side Pharmacy.
You can find the stamps of Monaco on the website of the Stamp Issuing Office: www.oetp-monaco.com