Germany-DDR 1984 35 years GDR - II

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  • Label : "Ministerium für Post und Fernmeldewesen" of the German Democratic Republic; 1984; commemorative stamps of the issue "35 years GDR - II"; issue of 3 stamps and 1 block


Stamp datas:

  • Issue date : 11 September 1984
  • Catalogue numbers : Michel: No. 2893, 2894, 2895, Block 78 (= No. 2896); Yvert & Tellier: No. 2524, 2525, 2526 , BF76; Scott: No. 2427, 2429, 2430
  • Colors: multicolored, red lilac (block stamp)
  • Watermark : none
  • Nominall value : 10 - 20 - 25 (Pfennig) - 1.00 (Mark)
  • Postage validity : to 02 October 1990
  • Designed by : Detlef Glinski
  • Printed by : "VEB Deutsche Wertpapierdruckerei", Leipzig
  • Print process : on luminescent paper
- Photogravure (stamps)
- Offset printing (block)
  • Perforation : Comb perforation, K 14
  • Stamp size :
- printed area of a single stamp without year line: 60.5 x 21.0 mm (stamps)
- printed area of a single stamp without year line: 50.5 x 28.0 mm (block stamp)
- cutted format of the block: 110.0 x 90.0 mm
  • Print runs :
- 10 (Pf.): 8,100,000 in sheets à 30 stamps (3x10)
- 20 (Pf.): 8,100,000 in sheets à 30 stamps (3x10)
- 25 (Pf.): 5,100,000 in sheets à 30 stamps (3x10)
- 1 (M.): 2,100,000 blocks


Stamps

Mint stamps

Michel No. 2893, mint
Michel No. 2894, mint
Michel No. 2894, mint

Postmarked stamps

Michel No. 2893, postmarked at "1085 Berlin",11-09-1984
Michel No. 2894, postmarked at "1085 Berlin",11-09-1984
Michel No. 2895, postmarked at "1085 Berlin",11-09-1984
Michel No. 2894, postmarked at "75 Leipzig", 04-01-1985

Block

Michel Block 78, mint
Michel Block 78, postmarked at "1085 Berlin, 11-09-1984

Covers, cards, and philatelic souvenirs

Souvenir envelope to "650 years of the town right in Prettin", franked with Michel No. 2894, postmarked at "7980 Prettin", 05-10-1984


To the stamp motives:
- 10 (Pf.): Metallurgical Works East ("Eisenhüttenkombinat Ost")
- 20 (Pf.): Brothers-in-arms between the armies of the states of the Warsaw Pact
- 25 (Pf.): Petrolchemical Works, Schwedt ("Petrolchemisches Kombinat, Schwedt")
- 1.00 (M.): Family at housing start