Germany-Weimar 1925 Rheinland, Millenary

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  • Label : "Deutsche Reichspost"; 1925; commemorative stamps to the issue "1000 years of German Rhineland"; motive each with a Rhenish landscape with a castle and a furnace before the head of an eagle; issue of 3 stamps

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  • Issue date : 30 May 1925 (5 Rpf), July 1925 (10 Rpf, 20 Rpf)
  • Catalogue numbers : Michel: No. No. 372-374; Yvert & Tellier : No. 365-367; Scott: No. 347-349
  • Colors : green - vermilion - blue
  • Watermark : Germany No. 2 (meshes)
  • Nominal values : 5 (Rpf) - 10 (Rpf) - 20 (Rpf)
  • Postage validity : to 31 January 1928
  • Designed by : Otto August Max Firle (1886-1966)
  • Printed by : "Reichsdruckerei", Berlin
  • Print process : Letterpress printing on coated paper
  • Perforation : Comb perforation, K 14 : 14¼

Mint stamps

Michel No. 372, 5 Rpf), mint
Michel No. 373, 10 (Rpf), mint
Michel No. 374, 20 (Rpf), mint

Used stamps

Michel No.372, 5 (Rpf), postmarked
Michel No.372, 5 (Rpf), postmarked at "Maschen" (...?), 14-08-1925
Michel No. 373, 10 (Rpf), postmarked
Michel No. 373, 10 (Rpf), postmarked in "Berlin N24", 12-01-1926
Michel No. 374, 20 (Rpf), postmarked in "Berlin NW", 1926
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10 pfg used at DÖBELN, Saxony in July 1926.


The stamp motive shows each a Rhenish landscape with a castle and a furnace before the head of an eagle.