Oldenburg 1861 Coat of Arms

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Description

  • Issue Date : 1 January 1861
  • Designed by : G. Stalling
  • Print Run :
  • Print Process : Litho
  • Perforations : none
  • Catalogue Michel Nos 9-14

Coat of arms on white paper. Currency: Groschen (1/30 Thaler). All stamps are rare.

Stamps

Groschen fraction

Ein Viertel

1/4 Groschen Mi9. Circle at Oldenburg (DE). Sold 7,500 SF in 1996 (very rare truly used).
This stamp is a forgery.

Ein Drittel

1/3 Groschen
1/3 Gr frame at Westerstede (DE), sold 850 SF in 1996. Mi10a.
1/3 Groschen, moosgrün, sold 2,400 SF in 1996. Mi10b.

Ein Halber

1/2 Groschen, red-brown, blue DC used, sold 460 SF in 1998. Mi11a.
1/2 Groschen Forgery

1 Groschen

1 Groschen blue without gum, sold 150 SF in 1998. Mi12a(x).
1 Gr, frame at EDEWECHT, sold 400 DM in 1980. Mi12a.
1 Gr, blue frame at APEN.
1 Gr, black frame at BURHAVE Mi12a.
1 Gr, indigo. Sold 3,100 SF in 1996. Rare shade, Mi12c.

2 Groschen

Red. See the 1859 issue for a study of the genuine stamp. Michel N°13.

2 Gr unused.
Fragment with blue frame of TETTENS. Sold 580 SF in 1998.
Fragment with blue frame of BRAKE Sold 2,900 SF in 1978.
2 Gr red with blue frame of APEN.
Similar, sold 800 SF in 1998.
2 Gr with blue DC of OLDENBURG (after April 1867).
Blue frame at BLEXEN in 1862ca.

3 Groschen

Zitrongelb - lemon-yellow shades

3 Gr unused without gum, sold 200 SF in 1998.
3 Gr yellow, blue frame at DELMENHORST Mi14
3 Gr frame at HEPPENS
3 Gr lemon-yellow, blue frame at TOSSENS. Sold 300 SF in 1998. Mi14
3 Gr frame at BRAKE. Anomaly: 8 Mi14II. Sold 1,300 DM in 1979.
Blue DC with expedition at OLDENBURG. Fragment sold 800 SF in 1998.
Blue DC with expedition at OLDENBURG. Fragment sold 540 SF in 1998.

Multiples

1/4 Groschen block of 4, unused, sold 2,000 SF in 1998.
1/2 Groschen pair, used at CLOPPENBURG, hell red brown (?) Mi11a
1/2 Groschen pair, used at HEPPENS, deep brown Mi11b. Sold 6,500 SF in 1998.
1 Groschen pair, blue DC cancelled at OLDENBURG Mi12a

Covers

1/2 Groschen

1/2 Groschen, at OLDENBURG, sold 3,200 SF in 1998 to Wehnen. Mi11a.
1/2 Groschen pair, proposed 3,500 SF in 1998. Mi11a.

1 Groschen

1 Groschen with frame at HOHENKIRCHEN to Jever. Mi12a. Sold 300 SF in 1998.
1 Groschen, large corner, blue DC from OLDENBURG to Wittmund. Mi12a. Sold 9,000 SF in 1998.

2 Groschen

2 Groschen , blue frame at ELSFLETH

3 Groschen

3 Gr on a cover from BOCKHORN sold 3,600 DM in 1981.
3 Gr on a cover from JEVER sold 3,600 SF in 1998.