Jacques Anquetil, Signed 1972 Postal Cover

$35.00

This wonderful postal cover from 1972 not only features artwork of cycling legend Jacques Anquetil, but it is also signed by “Monsieur Chrono” himself.  This large-format collectible postal cover,  created for the 1972 World Championships, was produced in a limited edition of 25,500.  This page is number 10,647 of the series.

Jacques Anquetil was the first rider to win the Tour de France five times and is still one of only four riders to complete the stunning record. Anquetil won the Tour de France in 1957, 1961, 1962, 1963 and 1964. In addition, he is one of only six cyclists to have won all three Grand Tours,

Size: 34 x 21.5 cm ( 12.25  x 8.5 inches)

This would look fantastic framed or be a nice addition to your collection.

This is one of a kind item, please look carefully at the photos to determine condition.

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In this modern age of e-mail and texting, it is wonderful to see the beauty of good old fashion mail. The details of engraved stamps, special cancellations and postal covers created just to show off and celebrate a special occasion.

This is a one of a kind item, please look carefully at the photos to determine condition.

Additional information

Weight1 lbs