Code 644: 30th anniversary of the birth of Marco Simoncelli

Marco Simoncelli would have turned 30 on the 20th January 2017. Fate precluded him this milestone in his life on the 23rd October 2011 in Sepang, Malesia. After five years his memory lives on in the hearts and minds of many fans. San Marino, State near to his town Coriano and to the Romagna motorvalley, dedicated to Marco a philatelic set made up of a value of €2.00 with his nice portrait, while the strip on the left of the sheet shows the rider doing a wheelie on his motobike in Brno and his racing number “58”. Values: 1 value of €2.00 in sheets of 12 stamps with a strip on the left hand side of the sheet Print run: 80,004 sets Printing: 4 colour offset, a Pantone and yellow fluorescent invisible ink by Cartor Security Printing Perforation: 13 x 13 Stamp size: 30 x 40 mm Designer: Stefania Borasca Photographs: Martino Quintino