Spain - Barcelona Tax Stamps 1943 Columbus 2nd Voyage 1493

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: April 1943
  • Design: Oliva de Vilanova
  • two values and two miniature sheets
  • Printer:
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 28½mm x width 23½mm. Miniature sheets height 121mm x width 134mm
  • Perforations: 9.5 to 11.5 (variable). Miniature sheets perf 11.5


450th anniversary of Columbus reaching New World, 1493-1943


Aytamiento de Barcelona (Barcelona Government) tax stamps[edit]

5cts red
5cts blue

Miniature sheets[edit]

  • contain four of a single design. Sold at 3pesetas each
Miniature sheet 4 x 5cts red
Miniature sheet 4 x 5cts prussian blue