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09 March 2018

New stamp to go on sale for the 70th anniversary of the Monegasque Red Cross

Monaco’s Stamp Issuing Office will release the following stamp for sale on 05 March 2018:


Today, the Monegasque Red Cross is presided over by H.S.H. Prince Albert II. It was founded on 3 March 1948 by Prince Louis II; it was recognised in the same year by the International Committee of the Red Cross and admitted to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. With the help of its volunteers, the Monegasque Red Cross strives to meet the challenges posed by natural disasters, armed conflicts and displaced populations. At the local level, it is active in various fields - supporting the most disadvantaged people, providing training in nursing and first aid, running crèches and other types of childcare, organising the annual Gala, etc… 

  • Layout: Créaphil
  • Photos: © Palais princier de Monaco
  • Printing process: Offset et sérigraphie
  • Size of the stamp: 40,85 x 30 mm horizontal
  • Quantity of issue: 45 000 stamps
  • Sheet of 10 stamps with illuminations


This issue 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:

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