Austria-Empire 1863 Newspaper

From Stamps of the World


  • Issue Date: 1863
  • Print Process: Typography on embossed paper
  • Perforations: Imperforate
  • Watermark: ZEITUNGS-MARKEN since 1 June 1864
  • Catalogue Michel N°29

Double-eagle, various grey-lilac shades. Valid until 31 August 1869 in most provinces. Truly used are less frequent than unused.


Used stamps

Grey used in Poland.
Lilac used in Slovakia.
Lilac used in Serbia.
Lilac decorated circle in Ukraine.