Baden 1852-1854 Definitives - Numerals - New Colours

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  • Issue Dates : 1852-1854
  • Designed by : C. Naumann
  • Printed by : W. Hasper
  • Print Process : Typo
  • Perforations : none

Unused stamps[edit]

1852 (second issue)[edit]

19 Aug 1852
Black on pale Yellow Mi2b
15 Mar 1852
Black on Yellowish-green (??) Mi3b

1853 -1854 issues[edit]

18 Oct 1853
Black on White Mi5
20 Aug 1853
Black on Green Mi6
01 Jan 1854
Black on Yellow Mi7


Used stamps[edit]

1852 sub-issue[edit]

II. Auflage. The 4 first issue values in modified colours and paper. Michel N°s 1b-4b.

1 kreuzer[edit]

There exist forgeries from the cheaper 1 kr on white paper!

1 kr brownish, 5 rings 17. Mi1b
1 kr brownish, 5 rings 37 at Endingen, proposed 650 DM in 1981. Mi1b
1 kr brownish, 5 rings 87 at Mannheim, sold 720 DM in 1981. Mi1b
1 kr (with 3 kr green Mi6), fragment with 128 at Schliengen, sold 4,000 DM in 1979. Mi1b
1 kr pair, red 5 rings 144 of Thiengen, sold 5,600 DM in 1979. Mi1b

3 kreuzer[edit]

3 kreuzer pale yellow. Michel N°2b, Yvert N°2.

Bluish circles 3 at ADELSHEIM (150 points Grobe versus 15 for usual black).
Bluish circles 4 at AGLASTERHAUSEN (225 points Grobe versus 20 for usual black).
Rings 9 at Berolzheim. Rare: 300 points Grobe. Upper margin.
Black rings 43 at FREIBURG.
Bluish circles 119 at RIPPOLDSAU (180 points Grobe versus 110 for black).
Bluish circles 157 at WERTHEIM (140 points Grobe versus 2 for usual black).
Corner, 5 rings 106 of ORSCHWEIER
Fragment with railway (E.B. = Eisenbahn) postmark.

6 kreuzer[edit]

6 kr green, 13 (3 points), Mi3b.
6 kr green, red 150 (75 points), Mi3b.

9 kreuzer[edit]

9 kr lilac-rose, 5 rings Mi4b.
9 kr, 5 red rings Mi4b & 6.

December 1853- 1854 issues[edit]

Three (simpler) paper colours: white, green and yellow. The 3 kr is the most usual of the 1851-1858 Baden issues (9 € for Yvert in 2005). The postmarks are also possible in red or blue.

1 kreuzer[edit]

1 kr on fragment, white, code 135. Mi5.
1 kr issue 1851 or 1853?

3 kreuzer[edit]

Green paper, Michel N°6.

Black 5 Rings code 42 of Ettlingen
Blue 5 Rings code 110 of Pfullendorf
Red 5 Rings code 115 of Rastatt
Blue 5 Rings code 138 of Stetten
5 Rings code 158 of Wiesenbach
Black 1 Ring code 165 of Elztal

6 kreuzer[edit]

Yellow, code 67 (?). Medium (usual) quality (one side cut). Mi7.
Blue rings 130 of Schopfheim

Covers[edit]

Michel N°4b, 6 & 7 on a cover sold 7,800 DM in 1979.