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Spain Scott B194b (31 Mar 1992) on postcard commemorating the 16- 23 June 1997 “Columbus Seminar” hosted by the Christopher Columbus Philatelic Society in the historic town of Tordesillas, Spain. It was in the Treaty House in Tordesillas in 1494 that the world famous treaty was signed between the Spanish Catholic monarchs and the Portuguese King under the auspices of Pope Alexander VI. Note the CCPS pictorial cancellation showing Queen Isabella and Christopher Columbus.

Aruba First Day Cover Scott #83-85 (30 Jul 1992) Christopher Columbus; Sailing ship; Natives and map. Pictorial cancellation showing a ship (galleon). Discovery of America (Columbus, Colón, Colombo) issue.

Spain Scott B194a (31 Mar 1992) commemorating the Third International Columbus Seminar hosted by the Christopher Columbus Philatelic Society in Tordesillas, Spain. Queen Isabella and Christopher Columbus appear in the pictorial cancellation.

Bahamas First Day Cover Scott #667 (25 Jan 1989) Souvenir Sheet showing Caravel under construction (from the 15th Century Nuremburg Chronicles). Coat of Arms of Christopher Columbus (Cristóbal Colón) as cover cachet and ship pictorial cancellation.

Spain Scott #348 (15 Feb 1929) King Alfonso XIII and view of Barcelona, Spain. The stamp and real photo postcard both show the Christopher Columbus monument and a view of Barcelona (tied by 30 Mar 1929 Barcelona cancellation). The 1929 Barcelona International Exposition (1929 Barcelona Universal Exposition) was held from 20 May 1929 to 15 Jan 1930. The stamp was issued to promote the exposition.

Samoa First Day Cover Scott #810 (17 Apr 1992) Souvenir Sheet commemorating the 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of the World Columbian Stamp Expo ’92, Granada ’92 and Genoa ’92 Philatelic Exhibitions. Attractive cachet of the Santa Maria and nice pictorial cancellation showing the portrait of Christopher Columbus.

United States Scott #2624a (22 May 1992) Columbus in Sight of Land; Scott #2175 (15 Aug 1987) Red Cloud; Scott #1852 (07 Jun 1985) Sylvanus Thayer. Pictorial cancellation: Knights of Columbus emblem, 50th Anniversary, Knights of Columbus El Monte Council #3159, St. Christopher Council Station, June 20, 1948-1998, El Monte, CA 91731. Postcard showing the painting “Landing of Columbus” by John Vanderlyn …“as Christopher Columbus plants the flag of Spain, the Pinzón brothers hold other…

Bahamas First Day Cover Scott #640-43 (24 Feb 1988) Set of four stamps showing King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella, Christopher Columbus (Cristóbal Colón) before the Talavera Committee, Lucayan village and Lucayan potters. Cover cachet: Early map of the Antilles. Stamps tied to cover with a pictorial cancellation of a ship and date of issue.

Italy Scott #1888 (22 May 1992) Christopher Columbus (Cristoforo Colombo) tied to card with “Columbus” pictorial First Day Cover cancellation 22 May 1992 Genoa, Italy. Postcard shows a cancelled block of four of United States Scott #245 from the collection of Ennio Giunchi (Cesena, Italy).

Costa Rica First Day Cover Scott #394a (pair 393-394) issued 20 Nov 1987 as Discovery of America issue. Scott #393 shows 16th century map of Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama, believed to be Asia by Columbus. Scott #394 shows Costa Rica on 1503 map as “Asia” by Bartholomew Columbus, brother of Christopher Columbus. Galleon pictorial cancellation ties stamps to cover.