|Title||Italy. The 1960 Winter Olympics – The Games of the XVII Olympiad. The Olympic torch relay – Syracuse.
Special Cancellation on Plain Envelope
|Description||The 1960 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVII Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that was held from August 25 to September 11, 1960, in Rome, Italy.
The Olympic torch relay is the ceremonial relaying of the Olympic flame from Olympia, Greece, to the site of an Olympic Games. It was first performed at the 1936 Summer Olympics, and has taken place prior to every Games since.
Stamps: Sc. 799 – Games Emblem
|Used/Unused||Special Cancellation – Syracuse, 18.08.1960
Sent to Pisa