Sweden 1886 Oscar II Blue Posthorn

From Stamps of the World

  • Date of Issue : 24 February 1886
  • Design : M. Mirowsky
  • Engraving : M. Mirowsky
  • Print Type : Typo
  • Printer: J. Bagge
  • Watermark: none
  • Perforations : 13
  • Run: 182,212,400
  • Catalogue N°s Michel 38, Yvert 34, SG (1955) 31

Stamp with the King's portrait, carmine-rose, re-issued with a blue horn. Very large run!


Antiqua circle at LINKÖPING
Dotted circle at HERNÖSAND in 1887.
Antiqua in 1888.
DC at STOCKHOLM in 1889.