Poland 2012 Following the Footsteps of Pope John Paul II

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 13th October 2012
  • one value in a sheetlet of five stamps and five labels
  • Design: Jan Wysocki (photomontage)
  • Printed by: PWPW
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 31mm x width 43mm
  • Perforations: 11.6 x 11.6, elliptical cutouts on horiz. sides

Following the Traces of Karol Wojtyla (Pope John Paul II), third issue

Sheetlet (2 x 5): five horizontal rows of one stamp, a label and illustrated tabs
1.95zl ~ Wawel Cathedral, Cracow (exterior), and Karol Wojtyla (1920-2005, from October 1978 Pope John Paul II.
label: elevation of Wojtyla to rank of Cardinal: Pope Paul VI placing Cardinal’s biretta upon head of Wojtyla, who had been Archbishop of Cracow since 1964, on June 26, 1967

  • Sheetlet tabs depict west end towers of the Church of St Floriana in Cracow, and statue of Pope John Paul II in Cracow

horizontal strip across sheetlet


horizontal strip across sheetlet