Portugal 1927 Red Cross - 400th Birth Anniversary of Camões

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  • Issue Date: 1927
  • Withdraw:
  • Designed by: Sousa, Alberto
  • Engravers:
    • Harrison,John Augustus Charles (40c, 48c, 64c, 75c)
    • Fairweather, George R. (4E50, 10E)
  • Printed by: Waterlow & Sons
  • Print Process: Engraving
  • Paper:
  • Width: mm
  • Height: mm
  • Perforations: 14
  • Format: Sheet of 10x10


Legend Color Values
CRUZ VERMELHA Porte Franco 1927 Black 4$50
CRUZ VERMELHA Porte Franco 1927 Red all others
  • Typographic by Casa da Moeda


  • All scrap from original issued (400th Birth Anniversary of Camões), was given by the Casa
    da Moeda to Portuguese Red Cross, who made speculative selling for philatelic purposes
    of errors encountered: lack of perforations overprints double, inverted, or different color
    of the set, etc.

Value :40c
Value : 48c
Red brown
Value : 64c
Value : 75c
Dark violet
Value : 4E50
Black & Orange
Value : 10E
Dark brown & Pinkish‎