Danish West Indies 1856 Coat of Arms

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date : 01 April 1856
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  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : Typographed
  • Perforations : Imperforate
  • Watermark: Small crown


According to the American Journal of Philately, these stamps were regummed after it was found that they had stuck together in transit. The stamps were sent to two pharmacists who regummed them differently, resulting in the different gums. Stamps with brown gum were not regummed.

Brown Gum
Yellow Gum
White Gum