A special coin to celebrate the Italian triumph in the Davis Cup


By John

It is issued today, from Ministry of Business and Made in Italyan ordinary stamp belonging to the thematic series “Sport” dedicated to the Italian victory of Davis Cup 2023, relating to the value of the A zone 1 tariff equal to 3.60 euros. Poste Italiane reports that the circulation is two hundred thousand and four copies of stamps and one hundred thousand sheets, and that each sheet has twenty-eight copies. The cartoon depicts, in stylized graphics on a white background, the Italian men's tennis team in the act of raising the Davis Cup trophy, and at the top right there is a ribbon with the colors of the Italian flag. The stamp is completed by the legend “ITALIAN VICTORY OF THE 2023 DAVIS CUP”, the writing “ITALY” and the tariff indication “A zone 1”. The leaflet reproduces, in the foreground on the left, a photograph of the Italian tennis team around the Davis Cup trophy won in 2023, and in particular, from left to right, Lorenzo Musetti, Matteo Arnaldi, captain Filippo Volandri, Jannik Sinner, Simone Bolelli and Lorenzo Sonego. At the top, on the right, the stamp is set, while, at the bottom, the logo of the Italian Tennis and Padel Federation is reproduced. The legend “ITALIAN VICTORY OF THE 2023 DAVIS CUP” completes the leaflet. The first day of issue cancellation will be available at the philatelic counter of the Rome Prati post office.