Germany-Empire 1914-1917 Kriegsdruck

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Description (Germania)

  • Issue Dates : 1914 - 1915
  • Designed by : P. Waldraff
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : typo on lower quality paper
  • Perforations : 14
  • Watermark: Diamonds Rauten not well visible
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 84II-93II

Germania with crown and the first type of watermark in the Empire. Valid until 31 October 1922. To be distinguished from the previous issue Friedensdruck (1905-1911), but criteria are difficult for non-mint.

Stamps

Germania

Used stamps are placed here based on the postmark date.

10 Pfg carmine-red at ST.GEORGEN in 1915 Mi86II.
10 Pfg in 1919
Michel No. 86IIa, empty bridge at "Aschersleben", 22-06-1020
20 Pfg ultramarine used in 1920 Mi87II
25 Pf, empty bridge at "Berlin O 2", 12-08-1919
30 Pf, Michel No. 89IIy certified "ANKE", postmarked 13-07-1920
40 Pf, Michel No. 90IIb, "Berlin S", 21-04-1920
50 Pf, Michel No. 91IIx, "Weimar", 1920
60 Pfg violet-purple used at ALTENBURG in 1916. Mi92IIb
60 Pfg used at HEIDELBERG in 1917. Mi92II
60 Pf, Michel No. 92IIb, used at "Kattowitz" (Oberschlesien) Katowice (PL) in Poland), 14-12-1918
60 Pfg in 1920 Mi92II
80 pfg at CANNSTATT in 1915. Mi93IIb

Representative Illustrations of the German Empire

  • Issue Dates : 1916 - 1917
  • Print Process : Engraved on lower quality paper
  • Perforations : 14² (25:17) usually. Mixed perforations (26:17) are rare.
  • Watermark: Diamonds Rauten not well visible
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 94AII-97BII
1 Mark at BOCHUM Mi94BII
2 Mark used Mi95BII.
5 Mark used at RHEYDT in 1921. Mi96BIIa.
5 Mark used at BERLIN W Mi97BII.