Austria-Empire 1863 Coat of Arms

From Stamps of the World


  • Issue Date: 1 July 1863
  • Designed by:
  • Engraving by: H. Tautenhayn
  • Printed by:
  • Print Process: Typography on embossed paper
  • Perforations: 14
  • Watermark: none

This issue is not to be confused with the 9² perforated. Unused stamps are rare.

Used stamps

The current countries are highlighted.

2 kryellow, circle at SALDENHOFEN in Slovenia
2 kr used in Hungary. Mi24
3 kr oval at PRAG KLEINSEITE in Czechia (Bohemia).
5 kr circle at SISSEK in Croatia.
5 kr used at LIPTO. ST MIKLOS in Slovakia.
5 kr pale rose at MONFALCONE in Italy.

10 kreuzer

10 kr used at Troppau in Czech Silesia.
10 kr used at CURZOLA in Croatia.
10 kr frame at TRIESTE in Italy.

15 kreuzer

15 kr brown at AIGEN, Upper Austria, Mi28
15 kr, circle at TESCHEN, Czech Silesia.