Cuba 1928 - (Echenagusia No. 1)
"El Beso al Sol" - "A Kiss to the Sun" - The first Anti-Tuberculosis charity seal issued by the "COMITÉ NACIONAL DE DEFENSA CONTRA LA TUBERCULOSIS" for use in Cuba. This is the rouletted perforation variety of this stamp. An unused, full gum, never-hinged example of this very hard to find stamp. Listed in The Carlos Echenagusia García recently published "2009 CATÁLOGO DE SELLOS DE SOBRETASA Y DE VIÑETAS ANTITUBERCULOSIS DE CUBA" as No. 1 and priced at $30.00 for an unused single.