Baden 1868 Coat of Arms (type 2)

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  • Issue Date : 01 October 1868
  • Designed by : Mayer
  • Print Run : W. Hasper
  • Print Process : Typo
  • Perforations : 10

Last issue of the Grand-duchy of Baden; currency label KR. Valid until replacement by Reichspost in 1872.


Unused stamps

Baden 1868 Definitives - Coat of Arms (type 2) 1.jpg
Baden 1868 Coat of Arms (type 2) 3 KR.jpg
Baden 1868 Definitives - Coat of Arms (type 2) 7.jpg

Used stamps

1 KR

1 KR Mi23 Circle at HEIDELBERG.

3 KR

Shades rose to carmine. Michel N°24.

Blue DC at RADOLFZELL
Circle with expedition at CARLSRUHE
Rose Circle at ENGEN
Circle at HEIDELBERG
Rose Circle at MANNHEIM
Rare circle at ROSENBERG
Carmine Circle at BADEN.

7 KR

7 KR Mi25 antiqua DC at RASTATT.

On covers

DC cancelled DURLACH to Paris in 1869 with 9 kr (three 1 kr & one 6 kr), sold 5,700 SF in 1994.
Circle HEIDELBERG, cover to Constantinople (Galata) with 3 & 7 KR in January 1871. Sold 1,700 SF in 2000.
1 + 3 KR pairs cancelled LAHR in August 1871. Sold 1,400 SF in 1996.
3 + 7 KR pale blue DC cancelled LAHR in September 1871. Sold 5,200 SF in 2000.