France 2012 Les Quatre Chemins de Compostela (III)

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date : 30th March 2012
  • four values in a miniature sheet
  • Designed and engraved by : André Lavergne
  • Printed by : ITVF Boulazac (PhilaPoste)
  • Print process : recess
  • stamp format:
  • miniature sheet format height 105mm x width 143mm
  • Perforations: 12.9 x 13.1

Les Quatre Chemins de Compostela (four pilgrimage routes in France)

Miniature sheet

  • contains four designs

0.77€ ~ Via Turonensis, Paris: the Tour Saint-Jacques, starting point of the route to Tours (1448km)
0.77€ ~ Via Podiensis (the route to Puy, 1530km): view of Le Puy-en-Velay (town and church)
0.77€ ~ Via Lemovicensis (the route to Limoges, 1691km): view of basilica of Sainte Marie Madeleine, Vézelay
0.77€ ~ Via Tolosana (the route to Toulouse), starting point at the church in Arles Border: sculpture from capital in basilica at Vézelay

  • All stamp designs include a scallop shell (waymark). The four ways were created in 1970
miniature sheet