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Vatican, Argentina jointly issue stamps to celebrate election of Pope Francis

Catholic World News - April 30, 2013

The Vatican and the government of Argentina, in an unusual joint venture, have produced a series of stamps to celebrate the election of the first Argentine Pontiff.

The 4-stamp series, featuring images of Pope Francis, will have different face values in different countries. The Vatican and Argentina together are producing 250,000 sets of the stamps.

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