Germany-DDR 1988 Dog Exhibition

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  • Label : "Deutsche Post" of the German Denocratic Republic, souvenir card to the "3rd stamp exhibizion of the BAK ("Bezirksarbeitskreis") Dog motive collectors" on occasion of the GDR - Winner Exhibition for Pedigree Dogs" of the VKSK (VKSK = "Verband der Kleingärtner und Kleintierzüchter") in Leipzig, 24th and 25th September 1988; souvenir card motive with an artistical drawing of running dogs during a mounted hunt; postcard with the definitive stamp Michel No. 2484v from 1980 of the series "Aufbau" in emerald green; stamp postmarked with a single-circle special postmark from Leipzig, 25 September 1988 with 40 mm diameter, showing a Borzoi (dog) over inscriptions as central motive


Stamp datas:

  • Catalogue numbers : Michel: No. 2484; Yvert et Tellier: No. 2146; Scott: No. 2072; AFA: No. 2209 (stamp)
  • Color: emerald green (stamp)
  • Watermark: none
  • Nominal value: 10 (Pfennig)
  • Postage validity:
- 29 January 1980 - 02 October 1990 (stamp)
- 24 September 1988 - 02 October 1990 (postcard)
  • Stamp picture size (printed area): 21.5 x 17.0 mm (= little format)
  • Postmark: Leipzig (Saxony, Germany), 25 September 1988, single-circle special postmark with 40 mm diameter
  • Postmark motive : Borzoi (dog)
  • Designed by : Manfred Gottschall (1937-2015) (stamp)
  • Printed by : "Deutsche Wertpapierdruckerei", Leipzig
  • Printing type :
- Offset printing (postcard)
- Recess printing (stamp)
  • Perforation : comb perforation, K 14 (stamp)

Cards, Covers, and other philatelic products

Souvenir postcard to the 3rd Pedigree Dog Exhibition 1988 in Leipzig