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300 Years Death Anniversary of Mother Francisca Del Espiritu Santo de Fuentes Commemorative Stams

The Philippine Postal Corporation is coming up with the 300 Years Death Anniversary of Mother Francisca Del Espiritu Santo De Fuentes stamps which will be issued on August 24, 2011. It is classified as a “Commemorative” kind of issue with a denomination of P 7.00 and quantity of 62,000 pieces. Servant of God Francisca del Espíritu Santo de Fuentes (1647 – August 24, 1711) is a Spanish Roman Catholic religious figure. She is the first Prioress of the Congregation of the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Siena in the Philippines. On March 11, 2003, She was elevated to be a Servant of God. The technical description of the 300 Years Death Anniversary of Mother Francisca Del Espiritu Santo De Fuentes stamps are as follows: Kind of Issue: Commemorative Denominations and Quantity: Php7.00/ 62,000 pieces Date of Issue: August 24, 2011 Last date of Sale: August 23, 2012 (as stocks allow) Sheet Composition: 40 Size: 40 mm x 30 mm Perforation: 14 Printing: Litho offset (4 colors) Paper: Imported Unwatermarked Printer: Amstar Company, Inc. Designer: Mother Francisca Commission Design Coordinators: Dr. Ngo Tiong Tak Victorino Serevo Sis. Myra Delos Santos, OP Design: Image of Mother Francisca as conceptualized by the Mother Francisca Commission and the Congregation’s work such as caring for the sick, responding to the needs of the poor, and educating the young.