Germany-DDR 1970 25 years of Potsdam Agreement

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  • Label : "Deutsche Post" of the German Democratic Republic; 1973; commemorative stamp of the issue "25 years of the Potsdam Agreement";

(issue of 1 se-tenant à 3 different stamps)

Stamp datas:

  • Catalogue numbers : Michel: No. 1598-1600 (se-tenant: No. WZd237); Yvert & Tellier: No. 1277-1279 (se-tenant: No. 1279A); Scott: No. 1226-1228 (se-tenant: No. 1228a)
  • Color : multicolored
  • Watermark : none
  • Nominal value : 55 = 10 + 25 + 20 (Pfennig)
  • Postage validity : 28 July 1970 02 October 1990
  • Designed by : Bernd Steinwendner (* 1939)
  • Printed by : "Deutsche Wertpapierdruckerei", Leipzig
  • Print process : Offset printing on luminescent paper
  • Perforation : Comb perforation, K 13½ : 13
  • Print run : 4,000,000 se-tenants, each à 3 different stamp
  • Stamp size :
- printed area of a single stamp, 10, 20 (Pfennig) : 23.0 x 28.0 mm
- printed area of a single stamp, 25 (Pfennig) : 76.5 x 28.0 mm
- printed area of a full se-tenant, 10-25-20 (Pfennig) : 131.0 x 28.0 mm


Commemorative stamp of the issue "25 years of the Potsdam Agreement";
(issue of 1 se-tenant à 3 different stamps)

Se-tenant, mint

Michel No. WZd237, mint

Se-tenant, postmarked

Michel No. WZd237, postmarked


To the stamp motives:
- 10 (Pfennig) : Castle "Cecilienhof" in Potsdam
- 20 (Pfennig) : Title page of the printed text of the Potsdam Agreement from 02 August 1945
- 25 (Pfennig) : Common consulting round of the Allied delegates in the Castle "Cecilienhof"