Austro-Hungarian Post Offices in the Turkish Empire 1904 French Currency

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Description

  • Issue Date : November 1904
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : overprint on Austria 1904 issue (WITH varnish bars)
  • Catalogue N°s Ferchenbauer, Michel 8-11, Yvert 8-11

Deceiving name in some catalogues (stamps of Crete!) due to political reasons, as the French currency was introduced to serve in all Turkish empire Austrian offices. Not to be confused with the 1906 issue without varnish bars. Valid only until end 1908.

Unused stamps

See Austro-Hungarian Post Offices in Crete 1904 Stamps of Austria Overprinted

Used stamps