Category Archives: Italy

Dante Alighieri

In memory of the 750th anniversary of the birth of Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) also philatelic events were organised. The Circolo Filatelico e Numismatico “Dante Alighieri” (Ravenna, Italy) and the CIFT (Italian Association of Thematic Philately) edited a catalogue of all … Continue reading

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CIFT news from Italy

As president of the CIFT (Centro Italiano Filatelia Tematica) Luciano Calenda brought a new flow in the Italian thematic association. This new boost given to Italian thematic philately was mostly seen in the very colored new magazine Notiziario tematico (in Italian) in … Continue reading

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New web portal of philately

The AICPM (Associazione Italiana Collezionisti Posta Militare e Storia Postale or the Italian Association of Collectors of Military Post and Postal History) started a new web portal of philately. The Stamp on the Web portal  is not only about the Federations, the … Continue reading

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Four in a row

At ECTP in Essen the 4 Chairman of the FIP Thematic Philately Commission were present at the show. Giancarlo Morolli (Italy) became Chairman in 1977 after the sudden death of Frans De Troyer (Belgium). In 2004 it was Damian Läge … Continue reading

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