The El Misti volcano is located appr. 16 kilometres in the north-east of the city Arequipa. Its last eruption was in 1985.
Peru 1932/1934, Arequipa and El Misti volcano.
The green 2 Centavos stamp is existing overprinted "Pro-Desocupados".
Peru 1951, Arequipa and El Misti volcano.
The stamp was issued with overprint "U. P. U. 1874-1949“.
Peru 1974, El Misti.
Peru 1977, Coat of Arms of Arequipa.
The coat of arms of the city Arequipa shows a river at the bottom, a mogote which leave some smoke. On each side of the cerro mogote (meaning the nearby Misti volcano) are a few green trees and on top of them two lions of gold.
Peru 2000, Landscape at Arequipa
Artwork by Anibal Layo Yañez.
El Misti volcano.
The stamp was issued in the series "Children’s Drawing Contest Winners".
Peru 2004, Basílica Catedral de Arequipa and El Misti volcano.
Peru 2006, El Misti volcano.
The stamp was issued in the series "Volcanoes around the city Arequipa".