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Issue date: 2002

In the year of 2002, Vatican City State issued an aerogramme in honour of the "International Year of Mountains".

The illustration shows Pope Saint John Paul II while walking during his vacation in Lorenzago di Cadore, 10-23 July 1996. It is a view from near Passo di Monte Croce di Comélico, also known as Kreuzbergpass (appr. 46°38'34.40"N 12°25'15.82"E) towards summits of the Carnic Alps (Italy).

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