Bavaria 1850-1858 Numerals

From Stamps of the World

Description

  • Issue Dates : 1 July 1850 to 1858
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : Munich University print J.G. Weiss
  • Print Process : Typo on paper with red silk wire
  • Perforations : none

Valid until 31 August 1864.

Quadratausgabe, the circle around numeral is complete (except 3 kr).

Unused stamps

9 kr blue-green, rare shade (1853-54) Mi5b
File:Bavaria 1850-1858 Numerals 9 kr d.jpg
9 kr yellow-green, usual shade (1852-62) Mi5d

Zwischensteg

A 13.5 mm space in the central part of the impression page, made of 45 stamps twice (Schalterbögen).

6 kr reddish-brown Mi4II ZW
12 kr red Mi6 ZW

Used stamps

Valid until 31 August 1864.

1 kreuzer

1 kr rose Mi3a closed mill wheel at Kitzingen
1 kr deep rose closed wheel at Ludwigshafen Mi3b
1 kr open mill wheel at Munich (DE) Mi3IIa
1 kr rose open mill wheel at Bamberg (DE)
1 kr rose DC cancel

3 kr

3 kr blue closed mill wheel 118 at Gunzenhausen Mi2II
3 kr blue closed mill wheel 440 at Roth Mi2II
3 kr blue open mill wheel 232 at Kaiserslautern Mi2II

6 kr brown (1850-1863)

There are 3 plates (see the corners shape).

Closed mill wheels

Plate 1 (1850-1857) 243 at Nürenberg SEM 4II1, round corners
Plate 2 (1856-1863), 1 at Abbach SEM 4II2
Plate 2 20 at Bamberg SEM 4II2
Plate 2 , 57 at Dinkelsbühl SEM 4II2
Plate 2, 217 at Munich SEM 4II2
563 at Weiden since 1867

Open mill wheels

6 kr reddish-brown, plate 3 (1858-1862, sharp corners), 356 at Nürenberg SEM 4II3

9 ,12 and 18 kr

9 kr may green, closed mill wheel at Ludwigshafen Mi5c
9 kr yellow green, open mill wheel Mi5d
12 kr red, closed mill wheel 218 Mi6
18 kr orange, open mill wheel 598 at Würzburg Mi7

Covers

Cover to Paris, 3 kr in 4 block, Railway postmarks. Mi2II