Bavaria 1867 Coat of Arms

From Stamps of the World

Description

  • Issue Date : 1 January 1867
  • Designed by : J.P. Riess
  • Printed by : Royal mint
  • Print Process : Typo, embossed, silk wire
  • Perforations : none
  • Watermark: none

Valid until 31 December 1875 (but the 6 and 9 kr only until 31 October 1868). Rare unused.

Used stamps

1 kreuzer

Bluish-green, circle at Munich. Mi14a.
Yellow-green, double line at MÜNCHEN 23 DEC SEM14a
Yellow-green, circle cancel at NÜRNBERG BAHNF in 1868. Mi14a.
Yellow-green, rare Red PD cancel.

3 kreuzer

3 kr red, closed mill wheel 590 at Wittelshofen. Mi15.
3 kr rose, open mill wheel 32 at Bamberg (DE)
3 kr rose, open mill wheel 739 at Ensheim (Saarbrücken). Mi15.
3 kr pink, circle cancel at SPEYER. Mi15.
3 kr segment cancel at HOHENSCHAMBACH. Mi15.

6 & 9 kr

6 kr pale blue, open mill wheel cancel. Mi16.
9 kr brown. Mi17.

12 & 18 kr

12 kr lilac, page corner, half-circle at Bayreuth (DE). Mi18.
12 kr lilac. Mi18.
12 kr circle at BERGZABERN. Mi18.
18 kr ziegelrot, segment at PASSAU. Mi19.
18 kr, circle at POPPENHAUSEN. Mi19.

Covers

1kr and 3 kr (Mi14a & Mi15) in 1868, DC cancel.
3kr and 18 kr (Mi15 & Mi19) linear in 1870, from the Peter Sem Handbuch front.