Pastoral visit of Pope Paul VI to Sacro Speco.
Special Cancellation on Special Envelop
|Description||Pope Paul VI was head of the Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State from 21 June 1963 to his death in 1978.
Subiaco is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Rome, in Lazio, central Italy, 40 kilometres (25 mi) from Tivoli alongside the river Aniene. It is a tourist and religious resort thanks to its sacred grotto (Sacro Speco), in the medieval St Benedict’s Abbey, and for the Abbey of Santa Scolastica.
Pope Paul VI | St Benedict’s Abbey
Stamps Sc. 1009 – The 450th Anniversary of the Death of Raphael
|Used/Unused||FDC Cancellation – Subiaco (Roma), 8.09.1971
Sent to F.D.C. “Roma”, Castel Gandolfo
On reverse – incoming cancellation