Germany-Empire 1880 Definitives - "PFENNIG"

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Description

  • Issue Date : 1880 - 1889
  • Designed by : H.G.Schilling
  • Printed by : "Reichsdruckerei", Berlin
  • Print Process : Letterpress printing and embossing (Imperial eagle), combined
  • Perforations : comb perforation, K 13½ : 14
  • Postage validity : to 31 January 1891

Unused stamps

For more images see German Reich 39
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Used stamps

Each value is sorted by year (if possible).

3 - 5 pfg

5 Pfg Prussia type frame at SCHMIEDEBERG, Saxony-Anhalt
5 Pfg circle at DÜSSELDORF 2 in 1881.
5 Pf circle at Morungen (Sangerhausen, Saxony-Anhalt), 13-06-1882
5 Pfg circle at METZ in France in 1884. Mi40
5 Pfg DC Saxony type at BURKHARDTSDORF in 1885.
5 Pfg circle at MÜHLHEIM (RUHR) 1 in 1886.
5 Pfg circle at FREYSTADT in Poland in 1888.

10 pfg

10 Pfg, frame at BERGE-BORBECK
10 Pfg rose, circle in 1884. Mi41
10 Pfg, circle at Jedwabno (PL) (Poland) in 1885.
Michel No. 41b, 10 Pfg, circle at Glatz in Poland), 08-08-1888
10 Pfg, circle at BOCHUM in 1889.

20 25 pfg

20 Pfg, ultramarine, circle at HAMBURG 8 in 1887. Mi42c
20 Pfg, Grotesk circle at HÜSTEN in 1888. Mi42
20 Pfg, Antiqua circle at NIEDERAULA in 1889.
25 Pfg circle at OBERFROHNA in 1887, red-brown Mi43b
25 Pfg in 1889 - low quality image

50 pfg

Circle at DRESDEN-ALTST in 1883. Mi44a
50 Pfg, circle at SAARBRUCKEN Mi44
50 Pfg, circle at FREIBURG in 1887 Mi44
50 pfg at HANNOVER in 1888.
Michel No. 44IIa, certified by Anke, postmark from Dresden-Altstadt, 26-05-1888

In pairs

5 Pfg pair in KARLSRUHE (Baden) in 1886.
10 Pfg pair, railway frame in Russia (KOENIGSBERG in 1885.

Cards and covers

Postal Stationery Card (PSC) with Michel No. 32 from 1875; PSC sent from "Metz 3" to Saxony, 11-11-1887
Postal Business Card; 1889; real used from Hamburg to Crimmitwschau, franked with German Empire No. 40 (without "e") from 1880, postmarked at "Hamburg", 14-08-1889