The international philatelic event Monaco Phil 2013 will take place from 5th to 7th December 2013 on Fontvieille Terraces in Monaco. The Office des Emissions de Timbres-Poste is issuing a special block of four stamps featuring the three effigies of H.S.H. Prince Albert II issued since 2006 as well as one stamp depicting His crowned monogram. The block is entirely printed in intaglio process. A gold ink has been applied on the monogram whereas the facial values and "Monaco" have been enhanced by gold tooling.
This block will be available in three numbered color proofs which will be sold in a limited edition folder, exclusively during Monaco Phil 2013.