Sovereign Military Hospitaller
Order of St John of Jerusalem of
Rhodes and of Malta

Jorge Juan y Santacilia, Knight of Malta, on the 250th anniversary of his death

On sale Yes
Face value Stamp 3,50 €
Stamp description

the stamp depicts the portrait of Jorge Juan y Santacilia, Knight of Malta, Spanish mathematician, scientist and naval officer, kept in the Naval Museum of Madrid. The legend “JORGE JUAN y SANTACILIA 1713 / 1773”, the inscriptions “SOVRANO MILITARE ORDINE DI MALTA” and “POSTE MAGISTRALI”, the emblem of the Order’s activities and the face value “€ 3,50” complete the stamp.

Date of issue 23 June 2023.
Face values € 3,50.
Size 40 x 52 mm.
Perforation 13.
Souvenir sheet size
Print run five thousand stamps.
Stamp sheet nine stamps.
Printed by Cartor Security Printers, La Loupe, France, in offset.