Austria-Empire 1864

From Stamps of the World


  • Issue Date: October 1863-1864
  • Designed by:
  • Engraving by: J. Tautenhayn
  • Printed by:
  • Print Process: Typography on embossed paper
  • Perforations: 9²
  • Watermark: BRIEF-MARKEN since mid 1864

There is no country indication, only the currency Kreuzer. This Issue is not to be confused with the 14 perforated issued in July 1863.

There is (usually) no year, but large offices have added an Expedition (time related information).

Used stamps

2 kreuzer

2 kr in Vienna, 9-11 Fr(uh). Mi30
2 kr circle at SISSEK in Croatia.

3 kreuzer

Circle at ARAD in Romania.
Antiqua with year at BRÜNN STADT in 1867.

3 kr with Expedition

OBER DÖBLING (Wien 19), 4-E.
Circle Grotesk in Vienna

5 kreuzer

Script cancel at MIKOLAJOW, Galicia (Ukraine)
Linear Antiqua at BELZ in Galicia (Ukraine).
5 kr at INNSBRUCK in Tyrol, hour X. Mi32
Antiqua circle at TOTIS in Hungary.
Circle at Balassagyarmat (HU) in Hungary.
Circle at REICHSTADT in Bohemia.
Antiqua & Grotesk at WALLACHISCH MESERITSCH in Moravia.
Antiqua & Grotesk at NIEDERGRUND A.D. ELBE in Bohemia.
Blue circle at GAUNERSDORF in Lower Austria

10 kreuzer

10 kr type RS-f at KAUMBERG in Lower Austria.
Type RS-f at GALLNEUKIRCHEN in Upper Austria (50 Mueller points).
10 kr red cancelled (registered) PEST RECOMMANDIRT. Mi33

15 kreuzer

Ornamented cancel of Galicia, NISKO (Poland). Mi34
Circle in Galicia, TARNOW (Poland).
Grotesk with hour at WIEN
Registered with year 1865 at BRÜNN (Moravia)


10 kr bisected at BEODRA in Serbia. Proposed by Corinphila in 2005.