Portugal 1870-1876 King Luis I straight label

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Description

  • Issue Dates : 1870 - 1876
  • Designed by : A. de Campos
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : Typo on embossed paper
  • Perforations : 12² or 13² usually, also 14 or 11
  • Catalogue N°s: Yvert 35-49, Michel 34-45

Portrait of King Luís (1838-1889). Values in straight. Sorted by Michel. Other colours in 1879-1884. The paper is normal or chalked (some values, since 1883 for Yvert). Beware of reprints in 1885 and 1905.

Used stamps

5 R black Mi34
10 R yellow
15 R fawn 1875, chalked
20 R
25 R rose oval 46, Mi38
50 R green
80 R orange
100 R grey-lilac, chalked
120 R blue
150 R blue 1876
240 R lilac 1873
300 R violet 1875, normal, Mi45