Germany-DDR 1990 Pope John Paul II

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  • Label ; "Deutsche Post" of the Germen Democratic Republic; 1990; commemorative stamps of the issue "70th anniversary of birth of Pope John Paul II" (= 18 May 1990);

issue of 1 stamp

Stamp datas:

  • Catalogue numbers : Michel: 3337; Yvert %& Tellier: No. 2936; Scott: No. 2825
  • Colors : multicolored
  • Watermark : none
  • Nominal value : 35 (Pfennig)
  • Postage validity : 15 May 1990 - 02 October 1990
  • Designed by : Joachim Rieß (* 1937)
  • Printed by : "Deutsche Wertpapierdruckerei", Leipzig
  • Print process : Offset printin on luminescent paper
  • Perforation : Comb perforation, K 14
  • Print run : 4,000,000 in sheets à 50 stamps (10x5)
  • Stamp size (printed area of a single stamp without year line): 23.5 x 29.0 mm


Stamps of the issue "70th anniversary of birth of Pope John Paul II"

Stamp

Michel No. 3337, mint
Michel No. 3337, postmarked


To the stamp motive:
- Michel No. 3337, 35 (Pfennig): Portrait of Pope John Paul II (born as Karol Józef Wojtyła) (1920-2005)