Arago: Exhibits

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Host Nations Cont'd

$2 Pre-Columbian Sculptured Heads and Soccer Ball first day cover with signature

Mexico’s 1970 host nation stamps celebrated their rich culture and history.

This first day cover includes a special cachet featuring the Jules Rimet trophy and is signed by the stamp designer, Lance Wyman.

World Cup Postage Stamp

The 40pf German stamp was issued on May 15, 1974. Germany won their second championship defeating the Netherlands 2-1.

World Cup Postage Stamp

The 70p stamp was issued on May 14, 1977, to celebrate the 1978 World Cup in Argentina.