|Title||Italy. The 1960 Winter Olympics – The Games of the XVII Olympiad. The Olympic torch relay – Rome.
Specia Cancellation on Special 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.
Stamp Sc. 780 – Olympic Stadium in Rome
|Used/Unused||Special Cancellation – Rome, 10.09.1960|