This cover from Brazil features 2 Christmas stamps from 1999.
Date of Issue: Christmas 1999
Date of Cover: 9th December 2013
Transit: 60 days over 10,217 miles / 16,443 km = 7.1 mph / 11.9 kph
The featured stamps are the 2 stamps at top right on this cover.
- Left: The Presentation of Jesus at the Temple (click here for Wikipedia)
- Right: Baptism by John the Baptist (click here for Wikipedia)
These stamps are 2 from a set of 6 in the issue describing the life of Jesus Christ. The other stamps describe the following events:
- The Announcement to Mary
- Birth and Adoration
- Evangelization of the Apostles
- Death and Resurrection
Thanks to Marcio for this cover.