Norway 1882-1893 modified posthorn

From Stamps of the World

Detail of ornament.
  • Issue Dates: July 1882 - 1893
  • Designed by:
  • Printed by: Chr. Johnsen or Centraltrykkeriet since 1886
  • Print Process: Typo
  • Perforations: 14²:13²
  • Watermark: posthorn
  • Catalogue N°s Michel 35-47, 49-51; Yvert 35-44

Values in ore, modified posthorn (not shaded). For Michel, stamps of the first printer (N°s 35-42) are 21 mm, of the second 20 mm (N°s 43-47).

1882 - 1890 issues[edit]

3 ore orange, used in 1896. Mi43a.
5 ore, used in 1892. Mi44.
10 ore carmine-rose used at TVEDESTRAND. Mi37.
10 ore wine-red, second issue, used at CHRISTIANIA in 1889. Mi45b.
12 ore green
12 ore orange-brown, first issue. Mi39b.
20 ore brown, used in 1883. Mi40.
20 Ore blue, used in 1889. Mi46b.
25 ore violet shade, used. Mi47.

1891-1893[edit]

The distinction between the 1 ore shades is to be confirmed.

1 ore deep olive-brown Mi49
1 ore olive-grey Mi50
2 ore yellow-brown in 1893 Mi51b