Bavaria 1867 Coat of Arms

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Description[edit]

  • Issue Date : 1 January 1867
  • Designed by : J.P. Riess
  • Printed by : Royal mint
  • Print Process : Typo, embossed, silk wire
  • Perforations : none
  • Watermark: none

Valid until 31 December 1875 (but the 6 and 9 kr only until 31 October 1868). Rare unused.

Used stamps[edit]

1 kr yellow-green, circle cancel at NURNBERG in 1868. Mi14a.

3 kreuzer[edit]

3 kr red, closed mill wheel cancel at Wittelshofen. Mi15.
3 kr pink, open mill wheel cancel at Saarbrücken. Mi15.
3 kr pink, circle cancel at SPEYER. Mi15.
3 kr segment cancel at HOHENSCHAMBACH. Mi15.

6 to 18 kr[edit]

6 kr pale blue, open mill wheel cancel. Mi16.
12 kr lilac. Mi18.
12 kr circle at BERGZABERN. Mi18.
18 kr ziegelrot, segment at PASSAU. Mi19.
18 kr, circle at POPPENHAUSEN. Mi19.

Covers[edit]

1kr and 3 kr (Mi14a & Mi15) in 1868, DC cancel.
3kr and 18 kr (Mi15 & Mi19) linear in 1870, from the Peter Sem Handbuch front.