Hanover 1859 King George V (imperf)

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Description[edit]

  • Issue date: 1859 February 15; 10 g in 1861
  • Designed by: Brehmer
  • Printed by: Culemann
  • Print process: typography
  • Perforations: none
  • Catalogue Michel Nos 14-16 and 18-19

Unused stamps[edit]

3 gr yellow-orange.
3 gr brown issue November 1861.

Used stamps[edit]

Cancels are generally blue.

1 gr blue linear cancel Mi14a.
1 gr blue DC antiqua at HANNOVER Mi14a.
2 gr blue DC at HAMBURG Mi15a.
3 gr blue HANNOVER Mi16a.
3 gr blue LINGEN Mi19

Postal stationeries - Post-couvert[edit]

Umschläge 147:84 mm issued since 1857. A format 148:115 mm exits (rare used).

Silbergroschen currency[edit]

1 Gutergroschen green, before the currency change in October 1858, MiU1A.
2 Sgr blue with 1/30 Thaler (1 Sgr). Rare currency mix, MiU3.
3 Silbergroschen yellow, issue 1857, used MiU4A.

Groschen currency[edit]

After 1 October 1858.

1 gr carmine-rose, issue 1859, used MiU5.