The Piz de la Margna at 3’158 m is situated in the Bernina Range. It lies in the south-east of the Maloja Pass and at the south western end of Engadin valley. It is on the border between the main peaks of the Bernina range and the peaks of the Bregaglia mountain chain.
Switzerland 1954, Piz de La Margna seen from lake Sils.
In the background Piz Murtaira, Piz Salacina and Pizzo del Vanni Orientale of the Bregaglia Range.
II Olympic Winter Games 1928 & V Olympic Winter Games St. Moritz, Switzerland.
Official posters for the 1928 and 1948 Olympic Winter Games, showing the Piz de la Margna.
The 1928 poster was designed by Swiss style by artist Hugo Laubi (1888-1959) and the 1948 poster by Werner Weiskönig (1907-1982).
The stamps were issued in the series "Olympic Winter Games 1924 - 1972".
Switzerland 1977, Piz de la Margna