Principality of Romania 1864

From Stamps of the World

Description[edit]

  • Issue Dates : 13 (25) September 1864
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : Plates
  • Perforations : None
  • Watermark: none
  • Catalogues Michel N°s 8II-10II, Yvert & Tellier 8A-10A

Bull's head and posthorn of Moldavia plus eagle of Muntenia. Both principalities joined in 1859, and used the name Romania on 24 January 1862. Valid until 12 January 1865. Beware of forgeries and false postmarks.

Moldavia-Valachia-Muntenia in 1951

Stamps[edit]

Rare in used state.

3 parale orange
6 parale lilac-carmine
30 parale blue