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New issues on 3 November 2020

CHRISTMAS 2020

The stamp depicts the Adoration of the Magi. The visit of the Kings during the nativity of Christ is a hugely popular iconographic theme in Christianity.

Design: Marie-Christine LEMAYEUR and Bernard ALUNNI
Printing process: offset and gold tooling
Size of the stamp: 40,85 x 30 mm horizontal
Quantity of issue: 55 000 stamps
Sheet of 10 stamps with illuminations

TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC GAMES

Postponed due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the Games of the XXXII Olympiad will take place from 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo. The events will be held in the centre of the megalopolis and all around Tokyo Bay. A number of symbolic locations from the 1964 Olympic Games will be used, including Yoyogi National Stadium, as well as new facilities such as the new Olympic Stadium, which symbolises the future of the city and its power to innovate. The Principality of Monaco will send competitors in eight disciplines: athletics, artistic gymnastics, boxing, judo, rowing, swimming, tennis and table tennis.

Design: Thierry MORDANT
Printing process: offset
Size of the stamp: 40,85 x 30 mm horizontal
Quantity of issue: 40 000 stamps
Sheet of 10 stamps with illuminations

These issues 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, the Monaco stamp-dealers as well as the “Carré d’Encre” in Paris, France. They will be included, with other values, in the 2nd Part of the philatelic programme 2020 and offered to our subscribers and customers.