ITALY

Stamps inscribed 'Italia' or 'Poste Italiane' (first few issues without country name).

1861 ->

From 1861: 1 Lire (ITL) = 100 Centisimi (Centisimi abolished from 1945)
From 2002: 1 Euro (EUR) = 100 Eurocents (= ITL 1,936.27)
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WILD CATS

Issue Item code Item type
Face value
Remarks SC
1926 For the National Militia IT19261026 ST 5_00__2_50 Semi-postal stamp 5.00
+ 2.50
Lion
Lion Sculptures
Wild Cat Art
from the Piazza del Popolo in Rome by Giovanni Ceccarini
Valid until 29 February 1928
MI 252
1928 For the National
Militia II
IT19280301 ST 5_00__2_00 Semi-postal stamp 5.00
+ 2.00
Lion
Lion Sculptures
Wild Cat Art
from the Piazza del Popolo in Rome by Giovanni Ceccarini
Valid until 31 August 1930
MI 278
1930 For the National
Militia III
IT19300701 ST 5_00__1_50 Semi-postal stamp 5.00
+ 1.50
Lion
Lion Sculptures
Wild Cat Art
from the Piazza del Popolo in Rome by Giovanni Ceccarini
Valid until 1 February 1932
MI 336
1940 Giovanni Bassetti s.a. Meter Frank IT1940 MF GIBA 20122 Meter frank - Lion
Comapny logo
"Giovanni Bassett s.a. - Milano - Via Barozzi 3"
Machine no. 7938
Milano
Earliest use reported:
23 July 1940
Latest use reported:
23 July 1940
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FR
1958 Centenary of the Appearance of the Virgin Mary in Lourdes IT19580416 ST 15 Stamp 15 Lion
Lion Sculptures
Wild Cat Art
"Column of Immaculate Conception", Rome
MI 1005
IT19580416 ST 60 Stamp 60 Lion
Lion Sculptures
Wild Cat Art
"Column of Immaculate Conception", Rome
MI 1006
1967 50th Anniversary of Lions International IT19671030 ST 50 Stamp 50 Lion
Lions Club Emblem
MI 1245
M
IT19671030 FDC 50 First Day Cover 50 Lion
Lions Club Emblem
1972 25th Anniversary of the Philatelic Circle of Aretino IT19720305 PMK 52100
On comm. cover
Commemorative postmark - Lion
"XXV Anniv. Fondazione Circ. Fil. Aretino"
52100 Arezzo C.P.
5 March 1972
1972 20th National Congress of Lions International IT19720610 PMK 39012 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XX Congrezzo Nazional Lions - XX Nationaler Lions Kongress - Servizi distraccati - Getrennte Dienste"
39012 Merano/Meran (BZ)
10 June 1972
CC
1972 Lions International Europa Forum IT19721024 PMK 95125 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Europa Forum - Volo Catnia Taohminia"
Catania (CP)
24 Oct 1972
1974 Lions Meeting IT19740330 PMK 40044 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Meeting Lions II Anno Marconiano - Servizi distaccati"
40044 Pontecchio Marconi (BO)
30 March 1974
CC
1976 1st Congress of Lions International District 108 Tb IT19760500 PMK 44100 Slogan Postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"1o Congresso - Lions International Ditr. TO 108 Tb - Italy - 8-9 Maggio 1976 - Ferrara
44100 Ferrara C.P.
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1977 Convention of the Police Force Lions Club IT19771104 PMK 06034 commemorative Postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Convegno Lions - Forze di Polizia - Servizi distaccati"
06034 Folignio (PG)
4 Nov 1977
DL
1979 27th National Congress of Lions International IT19790526 PMK 40124 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Servizi distaccati - XXVII Congresso Nazionale - Mutidistretto 108 Italy"
Bologna Centro C.P.
26 May 1979
DL
1980 25th Anniversary of Lions Club La Spezia IT19800223 PMK 19100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"25° Anniv. Lions Club La Spezia"
19100 La Spezia C.P.
23 February 1980
1982 Zoosafari Fasano Meter Frank IT1982 MF ZOSA 72015 Meter frank - Tiger
Cartoon Tiger
"Zoosafari u Fasano - Telefoni (080) 714455 - 713432 - Telex 860167"
72015 Fasano (BR)
Earliest use reported:
23 August 1982
Latest use reported:
23 August 1982
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1984 Antonio Ligabue Exhibition IT19840623 PMK 32020 Commemorative postmark - Tiger
Cartoon Tiger
Wild Cat Art
"Antonio Ligabue - Mostra Antologica"
Postmark for an exhibition of Antonio Ligabue's (Italian painter) works
32020 Cencenighe Agordino (BL)
23 June 1984
1984 Police Festival IT19840628 PMK 20157 Commemorative postmark - Unidentified Wild Cat (Jaguar?)
"Festa della Polizia"
Milano Centro
28 June 1984
1987 Lions Philatelic Exhibition IT19870523 PMK 33043 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Mostra Vini D.O.C. - Esposizione Filatelic Lions"
33043 Cividale del Friuli (UD)
23 May 1987
1988 Pre-Olympic Modern Pentathlon IT19880629 PMK 00010 Commemorative postmark - Tiger
Cartoon Tiger
Seoul Olympic Mascot
1988 18th White Truffel Market Trade Fair IT19881127 PMK 56027 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Stylized Lion
"XVIII Mostra Mercato Tartufo Bianco"
56027 San Minpato (PI)
27 November 1988
1990 Lions and Lombards - Thematic Philatelic Exhibitions IT19900923 PMK 33043 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"I Lion e i Longobardi in Italia - Mostra Filatelica Tematica"
33043 Cividale del Friuli (UD)
23 September 1990
1991 10th Anniversary of Lions Club Lonigo IT19910000_ PMK 36045 Slogan postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Lions Club Lonigo - 1981-1991 - 10° Anniversario"
36045 Lonigo (VI)
Earliest use reported:
8 March 1991
Latest use reported:
19 March 1991
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BDC
1992 Lions International Europa Forum, Genova - 75th Anniversary of Lions International IT19920924 ST 3000 Stamp 3000 Lion
Lions Club Emblem
MI 2250
IT19920924 FDC 3000 First Day Cover 3000 Lion
Lions Club Emblem (on stamp and cachet)
1993 Italian Artistic and Cultural Heritage IT19930220 ST 750 Stamp 750 Tiger
Wild Cat Art
Roma Mosaic from Piazza Armerina in Enna
MI 2269
1993 19th Opening Congress of Lions District 108 TA IT19930629 PMK 35122 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Distretto Lions 108 TA - XIX Congresso di Apertura"
Padova C.P.
26 September 1993
SC
1995 10th Anniversary of Lions Club Padova IT19950323 PMK 35122 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Decennale - Lions Club Padova 'S. Pelagio'"
Padova C.P.
23 March 1995
1995 39th Anniversary of the Lions Club Council IT19950623 PMK 06121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Host - 1994-95 - 1995-96 - Carta Fondazione Club - 39° Anniversario della Consegna"
Perugia C.P.
23 June 1995
1996 Monfalcone Leo Club 20th Anniversary / Philatelic Exhibition IT19960323 PMK 34074 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XX Anniversario Leo Club - Mostra Filtelica"
34074 Monfalcone (GO)
23 March 1996
1997 40th Anniversary of Pegli Lions IT19970412 PMK 16121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"40° - Fondazione Lions Club Pegli"
Genova Centro
12 April 1997
1997 The Statale 28 Tunnel IT19970524 PMK 12078 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"I Lions per la Statale 28"
12078 Ormea (CN)
24 May 1997
1997 1st Statutory Congress of Lions Disrict 108 TA1 IT19970525 PMK 38100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"1° Congresso di Chiusura - Distretto 108 TA1"
38100 Trento Centro
25 May 1997
1997 10th International Camp of Chianti IT19970720 PMK 53011 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"10° Campo Int.le Chianti"
Castellina in Chianti
20 July 1997
1997 Singers & Lions IT19971000_ PMK 36100 Slogan postmark   Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Città del Speranza - Saliamo Insieme la Collina della Solidaretà - Cantanti & Lions - Vicenza 19-10-1997 - Associazione Progetto Eritrea - Distretto 108 TA 1-2-3 - Lions Club Vicenza Palladio"
36100 Vicenza Centro
Earliest use reported:
20 October 1997
Latest use reported:
20 October 1997
If you know more about the dates of use for this item, please let us know.
1998 4th 'Ultimate Service' Prize IT19980418 PMK 50052 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Lions Club Certaldo-Boccaccio - IV Edizione Premio 'Al Servizio Degli Ultimi'"
50052 Certaldo (FI)
18 April 1998
1998 34th District Congress of Lions 108L IT19980516 PMK 06100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXXIV Congresso Distrettuale 108L"
Perugia Centro
16 May 1998
2003 7th Congress of Lions District 108 TA2 IT20030504 PMK 31011 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"7^Assemble di Chiusura - Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
31011 Aslolo (TV)
4 May 2003
SC
2004 Lions Used Glasses Collection Centre IT20040217 PMK 10034 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Inaugurazione Ufficiale - Centro Italiano Lions Raccolta Occhiali Usati"
10034 Chivasso (TO)
17 February 2004
BDC
2004 22nd Lions International District Congress IT20040508 PMK 56048
On comm. card
Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXII Congresso Distrittuale"
56048 Volterra (PI)
8 May 2004

2004 5th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2005, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

IT20040926 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"5^ Maratonina Citta' di Udine"
33100 Udine Centro
26 September 2004
BDC
2004 Lions' School for Seeing Eye Dogs IT20041205 PMK 16121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Pro Scola Cani-Guida per Ciechi Distretto Lions 108 1a2"
Genova Centro
5 Dec 2004
2005 24th Italian Ski Championship IT20050203 PMK 51021 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXIV Campionato Italiano di Sci Alpino e Nordico"
51021 Abetone (PT)
3 February 2005

2005 6th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2004, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

IT20050925 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"6^ Maratonina Citta' di Udine"
33100 Udine Centro
25 September 2005
BDC
2006 Lions' Day of Instititional Reports IT20060204 PMK 63100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Distretto 108A Italy - Prospettiva di Riforma-Rapporti fra Guardia di Finanza Citadino e Empresa - Giornata Rapporti con le Istituzioni"
63100 Ascoli Piceno Centro
4 February 2006
2006 24th District Congress of Lions Clubs in Tuscanny IT20060506 PMK 58046 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXIV Congresso Distrettuale - Sistretto 108 La (1A?) Toscana - The International Association of Lions Clubs"
58146 Marina di Grossetto (GR)
6 May 2006
2006 50th Anniversary of Lions in Vicenza IT20060609 PMK 36100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Lions Club Vicenza Host - 50° Anniversario della Fondazione"
36100 Vicenza Centro
9 June 2006
CC
2007 3rd National Used Glasses Collection Day IT20070415 PMK 10034 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"3^ Giornata Nazionale Lions Raccolta Occhiali Usati"
10034 Chivasso (TO)
15 April 2007
BDC
2007 Lions Club District Confenerece IT20070505 PMK 31034 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Congresso 2007 - Distretto Lions 108Ta2 - Varcare i Confini"
31034 Cavasso del Tomba (TV)
5 May 2007
DL
2009 50th Anniversary of Lions Club Agrigento IT20090228 PMK 92100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"50 Anii 1959-2009 - Lions Club Argiento Host""
92100 Argiento Centro
28 February 2009
2009 50th Anniversary of Lions Club Nuoro IT20090301 PMK 08100
On comm. cover
Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"50° Anniversario Lions Club Nuoro Host - 1959-2009"
08100 Nuoro Crispi
1 March 2009
CC
2009 40th Anniversary of Lions Club Sansepolcro IT20090308 PMK 52037 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"40° Charter Lions Club Sansepolcro - 1969 - 2009"
52037 Sansepolcro (AR)
8 March 2009
2009 "Leone V" Sports Race IT20090409 PMK 80078 Commemorative postmark - Lion
"Leone - Ad Te Nitor Gloriamqve Contendo - Ceremonio Giuramento Corso Leone V A.A."
80078 Pozzuoli (NA)
9 April 2009
2009 10th Anniversary of Lions Club Palermo IT20090416 PMK 90133 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"1999-2009 - Dieci anni costituzione - Lions Club Palermo Mediterranea"
Palermo 48
16 April 2009
2009 Lions Club District 108 AB Festeggia IT20090423 PMK 73100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Il Distretto 108 AB Festeggia - Il Tricolore nel salento - Credere nel servire e servire per credere"
73100 Lecce Centro
23 April 2009
2009 6th International Congress of Fortified Cities IT20090502 PMK 55100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Lions Club Lucca le Mura - 6° Congresso Internazionale Città Murate"
55100 Lucca Centro
2 May 2009
2009 14th Lions Club District Congress IT20090509 PMK 17025 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XIV Congresso di Chiusura - Lions Club International Distretto 108 Ta3
17025 Loano (SV)
9 May 2009
2009 14th Lions Club District 108 IA1 Congress IT20090509 PMK 37053 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"14^ Assembla delegati Distretto 108 IA1"
37053 Cerea (VR)
9 May 2009
2009 13th Annual Congress of Lions District 108 TA2 IT20090510 PMK 30020 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XIII Congresso Annuale - Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
30020 Bibione (VE)
10 May 2009
2009 Lions Club District Assembly IT20090510 PMK 35031 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Assemblea Chiussura 2008 -2009 Distreto Lions 108 TA3"
35031 Abano Terme Bagni (PD)
10 May 2009
2009 The Orgoglio Race IT20090522 PMK 41100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Heraldic Lions
Two lion heads in a (military?) crest
"Cerimonia MAK 7T 100 - 189° Corso "Orgoglio" - Accademia Militare"
Modena Centro
22 May 2009
This postmark is also listed under Heraldic Cats
2009 57th National Multi District Congress of Lions International IT20090523 PMK 48100 1 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"LVII Congresso nazionale multidistretto 108 Italy"
Ravenna Centro
23 May 2009
IT20090523 PMK 48100 2 Commemorative postmark - Lions Club Emblem
"1959-2009 50 - Servizio cani guida dei Lions"
Ravenna Centro
23 May 2009
2009 150th Anniversary of the Defence of Cannobio IT20090530 PMK 28822 Commemorative postmark - Lion
"150° Anniversario difesa di Cannobio"
28822 Cannobio (VB)
30 May 2009
2009 50th Anniversary of Lions Guide Dogs Service IT20090614 PMK 33054 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"50° Anniv. Istituzione Comune di Lignano Sabbiadoro - 50° Servizio Nazionale Lions "Cani Guida"
33054 Lignano Sabbiadoro (UD)
14 June 2009
2009 Festa Bella IT20090621 PMK 89100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Leopard
Aninal heads in the corner of a crest(?)
"Festa Bella 2009"
59100 Prato Martini
21 June 2009
2009 Zaraseicento Philatelic Exhibition IT20090704 PMK 26013 Commemorative postmark - Lion
3 Crowned Lion Heads
"6° Centenario dedizione di Zara a Venzia - Mostra Filatelica "Zaraseicento""
26013 Crema (CR)
4 July 2009
2009 15th Congress of Lions District 108 Ia1 IT20090718 PMK 13039 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XV Congresso apertura distretto Lions 108 Ia1"
13039 Trino (VC)
18 July 2009

2009 10th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2004, 2005, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

IT20090927 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"10^ Maratonina Citta' di Udine"
33100 Udine Centro
27 Sept 2009
BDC

2009 14th District Assembly of Lions Club 108 TA2

This item also shows a Winged Lion, and is also listed under Mythic Cats

IT20090927 PMK 32032 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"14^ Assemblea di Apertura Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
32032 Feltre (BL)
27 Sept. 2009
2009 14th Congress of Lions District 108 Ta3 IT20091004 PMK 31100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XIV Congresso Apertura Distretto Lions 108 Ta3 - Innovamo Insieme nella Comminita'"
31100 Treviso Centro
4 October 2009
2009 28th Philatelic and Numismatic Show IT20091017 PMK 28021 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXVIII Mostra Filatelica e Numismatica - Anniversario Fondazione Lions Club Borgomanero Host"
28021 Borgomanero (NO)
17 October 2009
2009 Italian Language Day IT20091021 ST 0_60 Stamp 0.60 Lynx
Lion
Wild Cats in Literature
Illustration from "The Divine Comedy" by Dante
Joint Issue with San Marino and the Vatican City
MI 3335
IT20091021 FDC 0_60 00144 First Day Cover 0.60 Lynx
Lion
Wild Cats in Literature
Illustration from "The Divine Comedy" by Dante
FDC with postmark from Roma EUR
Joint Issue with San Marino and the Vatican City
IT20091021 FDP 00144 First Day Postmark - Lynx
Lion
Wild Cats in Literature
Illustration from "The Divine Comedy" by Dante
Roma EUR
21 October 2010
Joint Issue with San Marino and the Vatican City
2009 Advent in Genova IT20091206 PMK 16121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Il Tempo di Presepi a Genova e Nel Genovesato - Noi per il presepe Distretto Lions 108 1a3"
16121 Genova Centro
6 Dec 2009
IL
2009 40th Anniversary of Lions in Codigno-Casalpusterlengo IT20091212 PMK 26845 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Quaranta Anni di Vita Lions Club Codigno-Casalpusterlengo - Amor Omnia Vincit"
26845 Codigno (LO)
12 Dec 2009
IL
2010 Meeting of Lions Club in Palermo IT20100122 PMK 90133 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Convegno Lions Club Liberta' - I Mercato Storici di Palermo"
90133 Palermo 48
22 January 2010
2010 6th Lions National Day for Humanitarian Citizenship IT20100410 PMK 00187 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"VI Giornata Nazionale Lions della Cittadinanza Umanitaria - Carta della Citadinanza Umanitaria Europea"
00187 Roma
10 April 2010
IL
2010 Tricolor Day IT20100417 PMK 71121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"I Lions Celebrano la Giornata del Tricolore"
71121 Foggia Centro
17 April 2010
IT20100418 PMK 73029 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Il Distretto 108 AB Festeggia il Tricolore nel Salento"
73029 Vernole (LE)
18 April 2010
IL
2010 Lions and Disability IT20100508 PMK 15076 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Meeting Lions e Disiblta' - 30^ Assemblea Delegati Lions Club International Distr. 108 1A2"
15076 Ovada (AL)
8 May 2010
IL
2010 28th Lions District Assembly IT20100508 PMK 53100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXVIII Congresso Lions Distretto 108 LA - Toscana"
53100 Siena Centro
8 May 2010
IL
2010 Congress of Lions International District 108 1A3 IT20100509 PMK 14100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Congresso di Chiusura 108 1A3 - Una Scelta di Vita al Servizio della Solidarieta'"
14100 Asti Dante
9 May 2010
IL
2010 50th Anniversary of Campobasso Lions Club IT20100510 PMK 86100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"50° Charter Lions Club Campobasso - 1960 - 2010"
86100 Campobasso Centro
10 May 2010
IL
2010 16th District Assembly of Lions Clubs in Trento IT20100515 PMK 38120 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
16^ Assemblea Delegati Distretti 108 Ta1"
Trento Centro
15 May 2010
IL
2010 Congress of Lions International District 108 Ta2 IT20100516 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"14° Congresso di Chiusura - Distretto Lions 108 Ta2"
33100 Udine Centro
16 May 2010
IL
2010 Veronafil IT20100522 PMK 37129 Commemorative postmark - Lion
"114^ Veronafil - Mostra Sociale U.I.C.O.S. - Verso il Campionato Mondiale di Calcio Sudafrica 2010"
Verona Centro
22 May 2010
2010 Inauguration of the mural "The Nativity of San Francesco" IT20100613 PMK 02040 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"I Lions del Distretto 108L V Circoscrizione - Inaugurazione e Consegna alla Citta´ dell'Affresco 'Il Presepe di San Francesco'"
02040 Greccio (RI)
13 June 2010
IL
2010 Listening in the Dark IT20100614 PMK 71121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Distretto Lions 108AB - 'Solo per Servire' - Una Cena al Buio Senzibilizzazione Minerazione Visiva"
Foggia Centro
14 June 2010
2010 Lions Seminar in Pompei IT20100717 PMK 80045 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Liberta' Concretezza Solidarita' al Servizio dell'Uminata' - Seminario delle Cariche - Anno Soziale 2010-2011"
80045 Pompei (NA)
17 July 2010
IL
2011 Tricolour Day IT20110205 PMK 71121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"I Lions Celebrano il Tricolore"
Foggia Centro
5 February 2011
2011 60 Years of Lionism in Italy IT20110219 PMK 20123 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Il Lionismo in Italia: Dal 1951 al Servizio della Communita'"
Milano Filatelico
19 February 2011
2011 30th Anniversary of Udine Lions IT20110302 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"30° Anniversario Fondazione Lions Club Udine Lionello"
33100 Udine Centro
2 March 2011
2011 150th Anniversary of Italian Unity

See Heraldic Cats for more postmarks for this occasion

IT20110317 PMK 19121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
150° Anniversario dell'Unita' d'Italia - Inaugurazione Restauro Statue del Boschetto - Giatdini Storici"
La Spezia Centro
17 March 2011
IL
IT20110320 PMK 10121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Distretto 108-Ia1 - Convegno sul Risorgimento - 150° Anniversario dell'Unita' d'Italia"
Torino Filatelico
20 March 2011
IL
IT20110416 PMK 05100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Manifestazione Celebrativa - 150° Anniversario dell'Unita' d'Italia"
05100 Terni Centro
16 April 2011
IT20110417 PMK 10026 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Villa Cavour - 150° Anniversario Unita' d'Italia - XI Lions Day Distretto 108 Ia3"
10026 Santena (TO)
17 April 2011
IT20110420 PMK 73043 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club International
"Disretto 108AB - Giornata del Tricolore - 150° Anniversario dell'Unita' d'Italia"
73043 Copertino (LE)
20 April 2011
2011 50th Anniversary of Piombino Lions IT20110326 PMK 57025 Commemorative postmark - Lions Club Emblem
"1961-2011 - 50° Anniversario Lions Club Piombino"
57025 Piombino (LI)
26 March 2011
2011 50th Anniversary of Lions Club Formia IT20110327 PMK 04023 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Lions Club 108L - 1960-2010 - 50 - Formia - Anniversario Fondazione - Chiusura Festeggiamenti"
04023 Formia (LT)
27 March 2011
2011 14th Mediterranean Conference of Lions International IT20110401 PMK 34133 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XIV Conferenza dei Lions del Mediterraneo"
Trieste Filatelico (Trieste Philately)
1 April 2011
2011 17th Opening Assembly of Lions International District 108 Ia3 IT20110724 PMK 12062 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"La forza di crescere ingente - 17^ Assemble di apertura Lions Club Distretto 108 1a3"
12062 Cherasco (CN)
24 July 2011
IL
2011 37th Philatelic and Numismatic Days in Massa IT20110924 PMK 54100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lion Statues
at Piazza degli Aranci in Massa
"Nel 150° Anniversario dell' Unita' d'Italia - XXXVII Giornata Filatelica Numismatica Massese"
54100 Massa Centro
24 Sept 2011

SC

2012 17th Statutory Congress of Lions International District 108 Ia3 IT20120513 PMK 18038 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XVII Congresso di Chisura - Distretto 108 1a3"
18038 Sanremo (IM)
13 May 2012
IL

2012 13th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2004, 2005, 2009, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016

IT20120923 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"13^ Maratonina 'Citta' di Udine'"
33100 Udine Centro
23 September 2012
2012 Establishment of the Lions Club of Goceano IT20121020 PMK 07010
On comm. cover
Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Inaugirazione Nuovo Lions Club del Goceano"
07010 Benetutti (SS)
20 October 2012
2013 Italian Baseball League Championship IT20130406 PMK 58100 Commemorative postmark - Panther
New Black Panthers Logo
"BBC Mastiff Grosseto vs. New Black Panthers Ronchi - Apertura CampionatoItalian Baseball League"
58100 Grosseto Centro
6 April 2013
BDC
2013 Statutory Congress of Lions International District 108 TA2 IT20130512 PMK 31033 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Congresso di Chiusura - Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
31033 Castelfranco Veneto (TV)
12 May 2013
CC
2013 19th Opening Congress of Lions District 108 Ia1 IT20130907 PMK 10121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"'io nulla - tu nulla - Noi tutto' - XIX Congresso di Apertura Distretto Lions 108 Ia1"
Torino Filatelico
7 September 2013
 
2013 23rd Opening Congress of Lions District 108 Ta1 IT20130914 PMK 39012 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Follow Your Dream - XXIII Eröffnungskongress Distrikt 108 Ta1 - XXIII Congresso Apertura Distretto 108 Ta1"
3902 Merano - Meran (BZ)
14 September 2013
 
2013 28th Opening Assembly of Lions District 108 TA3 IT20130915 PMK 31021 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"se vuoi andare veloce vai da solo, se vuoi andare lontano voi assieme agli altri - XXVIII Assemblea di Apertura Distretto Lions 108 TA3"
31021 Mogliano Veneto (TV)
15 September 2013
DL
2013 90th Anniversary of Florence Philatelic Circle IT20130920 PMK 50123 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Wild Cat Art
Florentine Lion Statue
"1923-2013 - 90° Anniversario Circolo Filatelico Fiorentino"
Firenze (Florence) V.R.
20 September 2013
 
2013 18th Open Assembly of Lions District 108 TA2 IT20130921 PMK 30026 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"18ª Assemblea di Apertura Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
30026 Portogruaro (VE)
21 September 2013
BDC

2013 14th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2004, 2005, 2009, 2012, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

IT20130922 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark -

Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"14ª Maratonina 'Citta' di Udine'"
33100 Udine Centro
22 September 2013

BDC
2013 25th Anniversary of Spotorno-Noli-Bergeggi-Vezzi Porto Lions Club IT20130928 PMK 17028 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"25° Anniversario Fondazione - 1988-2013 - Lions Club Spotorno-Noli-Bergeggi-Vezzi Porto
17028 Spotorno (SV)
28 September 2013
 
2013 Centenary of Banca d'Italia's Office in Milan IT20131110_15 PMK 20123 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Wild Cat Art
Lion relief from the entrance of Banca d'Italia in Milan
"Banca d'Italio - Eurosistema - MCMXIII-MMXIII - Centenario Inaugurazione Palazzo Banca d'Italia - Sede Milano"
Milano Filatelico (Milan Philatelic Office)
10 November 2013 and
15 November 2013
BDC
2013 Lions Guide Dog Ceremony IT20131130 PMK 12062 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Lions Club BRA Host-BRA Roero-Cherasco-Racconigi - Ceremonia di Consegna Cane Guida - D 108 Ia3"
12062 Cherasco (CN)
30 November 2013
 
2014 Bi-centenary of the Arms of the Carabinieri I IT20140322 PMK 15068 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Mostra Cartoline, Cimeli e Uniformi - Bicentenario Fondazione Arma dei Carabinieri"
15068 Pozzolo Formigaro (AL)
22 March 2014
 
2014 24th Congress of Lions International District 108 Ta1 IT20140510 PMK 39100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXIV Kongress Distrikt Lions 108 Ta1 - XXIV Congresso Distretto Lions 108 Ta1"
39100 Bolzano Centro/ Bozen Zentrum
10 May 2014
 

2014 70th Anniversary of the Death of Mariano Buratti

This item is also listed under Heraldic Cats

IT20140516 PMK 01100 Commemorative postmark - Heraldic Lion
Lion Passant Guardant
from Viterbo CoA
"70° Anniv. Morte Mariano Buratto M.O.V.M - Certamen Viterbiense della Tusca"
01100 Viterbo Centro
16 May 2014
 
2014 18th Statutory Congress of Lions International District 108 Ta2 IT20130518 PMK 34133 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"18° Congresso di Chiusura Distretto Lions 108 Ta2"
Trieste Filatelico (Trieste Philately)
18 May 2014
 
2014 62nd Lions National Congress IT20140531 PMK 36100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"62° Congresso Nazionale - Multidistretto 108 Italy"
36100 Vicenza Centro
31 May 2014
 
2014 20th Congress of Lions District 108 Ta1 IT20140719 PMK 10034 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lion Silhouettes
Lions Club Emblem
"XX Congresso di Apertura Distretto Lions 108 Ta1"
10034 Chivasso (TO)
19 July 2014
 
2014 25th District Conference of Lions District 108 Ta1 IT20140913 PMK 38062 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXV Congresso Distretto Lions 108 Ta1"
38062 Arco (TN)
13 September 2014
 
2014 19th Opening Assembly of Lions District 108 Ta2 IT20140914 PMK 33077 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"19^ Assemblea di Apertura - Distretto Lions 108 Ta2"
33077 Sacile (PN)
14 September 2014
BDC

2014 15th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2004, 2005, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2016.

IT20140921 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"15ª Maratonina Udine - 15ª Maratonina 'Citta' di Udine'"
33100 Udine Centro
21 September 2014
CC
2014 Versalia Club European Literary Prize IT20140927 PMK 54100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Versalia Club Logo
"Versalia Club - Premio Letterario Europeo - Massa Citta' Fiabesca di Mare e di Marmo"
54100 Massa Centro
27 Septmeber 2014
 
2015 Inauguration of the Memorial Stone Dedicated to the Discovery of 1994 IT20150308 PMK 02010 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Inaugurazione Stele Dedicata al Rinvenimiento del 1994 - Coppia Bandiere Tricolori - Velina Gens"
02010 Castel Sant'Angelo (RI)
8 March 2015
 
2015 20th Statutory Congress of Lions District 108 IaI IT20150509 PMK 10095 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Cartoon Lion
"XX Congresso di Chiusura Distretto Lions 108 Ia1"
10095 Grugliasco (TO)
9 May 2015
 
2015 19th Statutory Congress of Lions District 108 Ta2 IT20150509 PMK 33043 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"19° Congresso di Chiusura - Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
33043 Cividale del Friuli (UD)
9 May 2015
 
2015 50th Anniversary of 20th Fighter Training Squadron of the Italian Air Force IT20150612 PMK 58100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Stylized Lion
"50° Anniv. Ricostituzione 20° Gruppo O.C.U. Aeronautica Militare - 20° Gruppo - Unus Sed Leo"
58100 Grosseto Centro
12 June 2015
 
2015 21st Congress of Lions District 108 Ia1 IT20150718 PMK 28838 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXI Congresso di Apertura Distretto Lions 108 Ia1"
28838 Stresa (VB)
18 July 2015
 
2015 20th Assembly of Lions District 108 Ta2 IT20150920 PMK 32044 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"20ª Assemblea di Apertura - Distretto Lions 108 Ta2"
32044 Pieve di Cadore (BL)
20 September 2015
 

2015 16th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2004, 2005, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2016.

IT20150920 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"16ª Maratonina 'Citta' di Udine' - 16ª Maratonina Citta' di Udine"
33100 Udine Centro
20 September 2015
 
2015 25th Anniversary of Polytechnic University of Bari IT20151031 ST 0_95 1 Stamp 0.95 Lion
University Logo
MI 3860
M
DL
  IT20151031 SC 0_95 1 Souvenir card 0.95 Lion (on stamp)
University Logo
Official souvenir card with
IT20151031 ST 0_95 1
 
  IT20151031 MC 0_95 1 Miximum card 0.95 Lion (on stamp, postmark and card)
University Logo
Official MC with
IT20151031 ST 0_95 1
and
IT20151031 FDP 70121
CC
  IT20151031 FDP 70121 First Day Postmark   Lion
University Logo
"Giorno di Emissione - Politecnico di Bari"
Bari V.R.
31 October 2015
 
  IT20151123 PMK 70121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
University Logo
"25° Anniversario Fondazione Politecnico di Bari - de' remi facemmo ali - 1990 - Politecnico di Bari"
Bari 8
23 November 2015
 
2015 10th Euromediteranen Prize IT20151211 PMK 81100 2 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Accademia Ercolanese Logo
"Cultura ed Incentivazione della Ricerca Scientifica - X Edizione Premio Euromediterraneo"
81100 San Leucio (CE)
11 December 2015
 
2015 'Stamps from All over the World' - Local Philatelic Exhibition IT20151223 PMK 70021 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Wild Cat Art
Lion sculptures outside St. Eustachio Cathedral in Aquaviva delle Fonti
"Mostra Filatelica - 'Francobolli Natalazi da Tutto il Mondo'"
70021 Aquaviva delle Fonti (BA)
23 December 2015
 
2016 56th Anniversary of Lions Club Crotone IT20160221 PMK 88900 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"The International Association of Lions Clubs - Celebrazione 56° Anniv. Club Crotone Host - Distretto 108 YA"
88900 Crotone Paternostro
21 February 2016
 
2016 Let's talk Together To Defend Our Children IT20160226 PMK 65122 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"Convegno 'Abuso Sui Minori: Parliamone Insieme Per Difendre i Nostri Bambini' - Lions Club Distretto 108A Italy - V Circiscrizione Zona B"
Pescara Centro
26 February 2016
 
2016 20th Anniversary of Lions Club District 108 Ab IT20160320 PMK 70022 Commemorative postmark - "20° Anniversario Lions Club Distretto 108 Ab Puglia - 1996-2016 - Distretto 108 Ab-Puglia"
70022 Altamura (BA)
20 March 2016
 
2016 20th Statutory Congress of Lions Club District 108 TA3 IT20160417 PMK 30016 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XX Congresso di Chiusura - Distretto Lions 108 TA3"
30016 Lido di Jesolo
17 April 2016
 
2016 20th Statutory Congress of Lions Club District 108 TA2 IT20160515 PMK 31030 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"20° Congresso di Chiusura - Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
31030 Cison di Valmarino (TV)
15 May 2016
 
2016 64th National Congress of Lions International IT20160521 PMK 18038 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"64° Congresso Nazionale Sanremo 2016 - Multidistretto 108 Italy"
18038 Sanremo (IM)
21 May 2016
 
2016 12th International Congress of Urbino Lions IT20160604 PMK 61029 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Stylized Lion
"XII Congresso Internazionale delle Citta' Murate Lions"
61029 Urbino
4 June 2016
 

2016 60th Anniversary of Lions Club Perugia

This item is also listed under Wild Cats and Mythic Cats

IT20160618 PMK 06121 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
Heraldic Griffin
from Perugia CoA
"60° Anneversario Lions Club Perugia Host"
Perugio Centro
18 June 2016
 
2016 21st Opening Assembly of Lions District 108 Ta2 IT20160918 PMK 30026 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"21ª Assemblea di Apertura - Distretto Lions 108 TA2"
30026 Portogruaro (VE)
18 September 2016
IP

2016 17th Udine Marathon

Also see Udine Marathon items from 2004, 2005, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.

IT20160918 PMK 33100 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"17ª Maratonina 'Citta' di Udine'"
33100 Udine Centro
18 September 2016
IP
2016 29th Congress of Lions District 108 Ta1 IT20160924 PMK 37129 Commemorative postmark - Lion
Lions Club Emblem
"XXIX Congresso Distretto Lions 108 Ta1"
Verona Centro
24 September 2016
IP
2016 S.O.M.S.I. (Società Operaia Mutuo Soccorso ed Istruzione) Philatelic Exhibition IT20161008 PMK 33078 Commemorative postmark - Lion
"Gli Ascari Negli Anni dell'Impero - Mostra Filatelica S.O.M.S.I."
33078 San Vito al Tagliamento (PN)
8 October 2016
IP
2016 Santa Margherita di Belice Philatelic Exhibition IT20161022 PMK 92018 Commemorative postmark - Lion
"Mostra Filatelica - 'Santa Margherita di Belice Ieri ed Oggi'"
92018 Santa Margherita Belice (AG)
22 October 2016
SF

Compiled by Geir Arveng with additional information from Greg Balagian, Elisabeth Hallsjö, Nahum Shereshevsky,
Miriam Congedo, Marci Jarvis, and Marco Carelli.
Latest update: 28 January, 2017