Germany-DDR 1988 Buildings of the "Deutsche Post"

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  • Label : "Ministerium für Post und Fernmeldewesen" of the German Democratic Republic; 1986; commemorative stamps of the issue "Builings of the "Deutsche Post" - National Stamp Exhibition 1989 in Magdeburg"; issue of 3 stamps

Stap datas:

  • Issue date : 02 February 1988
  • Calogue numbers : Michel: No. 3145-3147vert & Tellier: No. 2758-2760; Scott: 2652-2654; AFA: 2807-2809
  • Color: multicolored
  • Watermark : none
  • Nominal values :
- 15, 20, 50 (Pfennig) (stamps)
- 10 (Pfennig) (postal stationery)

Postage validity : to 02 October 1990

  • Designed by : Joachim Rieß (* 1937)
  • Printed by : "VEB Deutsche Wertpapierdruckerei", Leipzig
  • Print process : Photogravure on luminescent paper
  • Perforation :
- Comb perforation, K 14 (stamps)
- none (postal stationery)
  • Stamp size : printed area of a single stamp without frame: 39.0 x 21.5 mm
  • Print run :
- 15 (Pf.): 4,000,000 in sheets à 50 stamps (5 x 10) (Michel No. 3145 as stamp)
- 20 (Pf.): 8,000,000 in sheets à 50 stamps (5 x 10) (Michel No. 3146 as stamp)
- 50 (Pf.): 2,150,000 in sheets à 50 stamps (5 x 10) (Michel No. 3147 as stamp)


Stamps

mint

Michel No. 3145, mint
Michel No. 3146, mint
Michel No. 3147, mint

postmarked

Michel No. 3145, postmarked
Michel No. 3146, postmarked
Michel No. 3147, postmarked

Covers, cards, and philatelic souvenirs

The postcard motive shows the Otto-von-Guericke-Memorial in Magdeburg (Otto von Guericke (1602-1686); memorial by Carl Friedrich Echtermeyer (1845-1910) from 1907) beside imprinted stamp in the drawing of Michel No. 3146 but with value 10 (Pf.) and inscriptions.

Postal Stationery Card (PSC), Michel No. P103, mint
Souvenir envelope to the stamp exhibizopm in Saalfeld 1988; franked with Michel No. 3146; postmarked at "6800 Saalfeld 1", 15-10-1988


To the stamp morives:
- Michel No. 3145, 15 (Pf.): building of the main post office Berlin-Buch
- Michel No. 3146, 20 (Pf.) and postal stationery: building of the post museum in Berlin, Leipziger Stra0e (former "Reichspostamt Berlin")
- Michel No. 3147, 50 (Pf.): building of the main post office Berlin-Marzahn