Austria-Empire 1861 Soldi

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  • Issue Dates: June 1861 - June 1862
  • Designed by:
  • Engraving by: J. Tautenhayn
  • Printed by:
  • Print Process: Typography , embossed
  • Perforations: 14
  • Watermark: none
  • Catalogue N°s: Ferchenbauer (Michel) 12-13, Yvert 16-17

Soldi currency for use in Italian province of Venetia. Profile of Franz Joseph I. Unused stamps are rare. Valid only until 31 May 1864.


Used stamps

Deep shade, linear type sL at Tiene
5 soldi pale red used type 4S at GEMONA
Linear type RL at PORDENONE
Linear type IL at MESTRE
Circle type RS-f on a 1861 issue

10 soldi

Reddish-brown, unclear cancels.
Heavy cancel VENEZIA.
Off-centered, heavy cancel VENEZIA.
Type R3S-f at ADRIA