Brunswick 1861-1863 New colours

From Stamps of the World
  • Dates of Issue : 1861 - 1864
  • Design : G. Petersen (wood engraving)
  • Printer : J. H. Meyer
  • Printing Process :
  • Watermark: Posthorn
  • Perforations : Imperf
  • Catalogue N°s: Michel 10A-12A

Beware of 5 Pfg forged postmarks. Rouletted and Percés en arc exist (very rare and difficult).

Imperforated

1/2 Gr black on green paper, unused. Mi10A
1/2 Gr black on green paper, code 8 signed Brun
Code 36 at SALDER with thin lines.
1 SGr black on yellow paper. Mi11A
1 SGr, cCode 36 at SALDER with thin lines. Mi11A
3 SGr carmine, numeral 23 at Hohegeiss (DE) (Braunlage). Sold 750 SF in 1996. Mi12Ab
3 SGr carmine, numeral 29 at Kreiensen (DE) (Einbeck). Sold 310 DM in 1980. Mi12Ab

Covers

Cover with 3 SGr at WOLFENBÜTTEL. Mi12Ab.

Percés en arc in 1864

In German: bogenförmig durchstochen. Very rare.

1 SGr, rouletted 16, lined 21 at Helmstedt (DE). A 1976 image. Mi11B.

Rouletted in 1864

In German: linienförmig durchstochen. Very rare.

1 SGr, rouletted 17, lined 10 at Calvoerde (DE), sold 3,800 SF in 2001. Mi11C.
3 SGr, rouletted 12, lined 9 at Braunschweig (DE), sold 3,000 SF in 2001. Mi12bD.