Austria-Empire 1896 Definitives - Emperor Franz-Josef I

From Stamps of the World

Description

  • Issue Date: 1 February 1896
  • Printed by:
  • Print Process: Engraved (typo?) on granite paper
  • Perforations: various
  • Watermark: none
  • Catalogue N°s: Michel 67-38

Portrait of Franz-Joseph in oval, new colours for easier postmark visibility, for use in Cisleithania countries (see Austria-Empire categories). Valid until 30 September 1900 (last issue before the Heller-Krone currency).

Used stamps

1 Gulden grey-violet, circle in 1897. Mi67
1 Gulden grey-violet, circle at BERNDORF, Austria in 1897.
1 Gulden, Fahrpost (?) at TROPPAU in 1899 (Czech Silesia)
2 Gulden pale green at Vienna in 1897, perf 10²
2 Gulden pale green bilingual at BRÜNNLITZ in Bohemia in July 1899.
2 Gulden DC with expedition at Ober-Gablonz (Bohemia) in July 1899.
2 Gulden in Vienna in August 1899. Mi68