Costa Rica 1987 Columbus. Maps of the Americas

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date : 20th November 1987
  • two values (se-tenant pair)
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : Trejos Hermanos, San José, Costa Rica
  • Print process : lithography
  • stamp format height 35mm x width 25mm (pair, width 50mm)
  • Perforations : 13¼ x 13¼

Columbus. Maps of the Americas, believed to be 'Asia' [edit]


se-tenant pair of
4 Col ~ map from 16th century (Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama)
4 Col ~ map of 1603 inscribed 'ASIA', by Bartolomeo Columbus, the brother of Christopher Columbus

4 Col pair