Ecuador, $4 1971

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CATALOG INFORMATION
ID Number: BB04-0403
Category: Stamps (Single)
Description: Ecuador, $4 1971
Country or State: Ecuador
Year: 1971
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Face Value: 4 S/.
Subject/Theme: Arte Quiteño Colonial
Legend: Christo de S. Mariana de Jesus
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Edge: 11¼
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Dimensions (B x H): 28 x 38 mm
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Other Catalog Number: Mi:EC 1528
State of Conservation: Very Fine (VF)
Rarity: Very Scarce
   

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HISTORICAL NOTES
Saint Maryann of Jesus de Paredes, (Mariana de Jesús de Paredes y Flores; October 31, 1618 - May 26, 1645) is a Roman Catholic saint and is the first person to be canonized from Ecuador. She was a hermit who is said to have sacrificed herself for the salvation of Quito. She was beatified by Pope Pius IX in 1853 and canonized by Pope Pius XII in 1950. She is the patron saint of Ecuador and venerated at the La Iglesia de la Compañía de Jesús in Quito. Her feast day is May 26.