Traditional Sicilian Papyrus Postcard and Envelope "Fonte Aretusa"

$1.65 $3.30

Each piece from A Putia du Re is 100% handmade. This Papyrus paper was made in Syracuse, Sicily; every single sheet is signed by the artist. The one in this list depicts the Aretusa Fountain downtown Syracuse. Papyrus paper was made and used in Sicily since the Greek time, about first millennium BC.
This postcard will be a great, unexpected, good news to your family and friends. It will require regular postage.
We import those items from Sicily to the U. S. for the enjoyment of our customers. This is one of a kind item, impossible to reproduce exactly as it is.
Postcard is about 4.6x3.1 in., envelope is about 5.6x3.6 In. net weight about .2 oz.
Proudly made in Sicily and shipped from Maryland.

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Reviews (1)


Spectacular!!! I feel like Julius Cesear just sent a note to me. Please forgive my historical ignorance, I simply want to express the beauty of the card. It feels truly ancient yet well-preserved. Prompt. Well-packaged!!!!! Thank you!

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