Bavaria 1870 Coat of Arms

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Description[edit]

  • Issue Date : 1 July 1870 - 1873
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : Typo, embossed
  • Perforations : 11²
  • Watermark: vertical waves (14 mm Wz.1a or 17 mm Wz.1b)
  • Catalogue numbers Michel 22-29

First issue perforated in the Kingdom of Bavaria. Some of those values are very rare. Valid until end 1875.

Stamps[edit]

1870 issue - narrow waves[edit]

1 Kreuzer green, blue cancel. Mi22Xa
7 Kr ultramarine used at ANSBACH 8. Mi25X

1870 issue - wide waves[edit]

7 Kr pale ultramarine used at AUGSBURG I. Mi25Ya.

1873 sub-issue - narrow waves[edit]

1873 sub-issue - wide waves[edit]

9 Kreuzer Mi28Y used.

Covers[edit]

9 Kr reddish brown Mi28Y on a cover to Constantinopel in 1873.
9 Kr reddish brown Mi28Y on a cover to Constantinopel in 1874.