The new stamps
25/03/2013 - There are two new stamps in the Poste Italiane issue.
The first one, issued on the 13th February, is orange in colour and its value is €0.25. The second one came out on the 1st March, it is purple and its value is €0.70. Most likely, these new issues have been released following the changes in postage at the beginning of the year.
Both stamps are self-adhesive, printed by rotogravure and with 11 die cut perforation.
The dimensions of the 25 cent stamp are 30 mm x 25 mm and they come in sheets of 70 whereas the dimensions of the 70 cent stamp are 40 mm x 25 mm and they come in sheets of 50.
With the addition of these two new issues, the series reaches a total of 11 stamps.