Thurn and Taxis 1862-1863 new colours

From Stamps of the World

Description

  • Issue Dates: 24 March 1862-1863
  • Designed by: C. Naumann
  • Printed by:
  • Print Process: Typo
  • Perforations: none
  • Catalogue N°s Michel 26-34

Groschen currency

Issued in 1863 (except the 1/2 Sgr) (Michel Catalogue 1985, not in Grobe).

1/4 Sgr black, blue rings 71, Mi26
1/3 green, unused Mi27
1/2 orange Mi28
1 Sgr rose, circle (Hamburg?) Mi29
1 Sgr rose, used 292 Mi29
2 Sgr pale blue, very rare use 372, sold 2,650 DM in 1985. Mi30
3 Sgr yellow-brown, Mi31

Covers

Three 1/3 groschen in 1865 from WANFRIED (Hesse)

Kreuzer currency

3k rose used, Mi32
6k pale blue used, 145
9k brown used 220, issue 1863, Mi34

Covers