La Poste De Monaco
The Principality of Monaco, situated between Liguria and Antibes, experiencing significant postal traffic in the middle of the seventeenth century. The first known date postmarked 1704. Monaco's postal service is provided by France following the Franco-Monegasque Treaty of Friendship Peronne in 1640, signed by King Louis XIII and Prince Honoré II. Moreover, the Principality, whose territory extended to Roquebrune and Menton, two cities that have seceded in 1848, was reduced to its present boundaries by the Franco-Monegasque Treaty of February 2, 1861 between the Emperor Napoleon III and Prince Charles III. Convention vicinity of November 9, 1865, in effect, identifies issues relating to the postal service.