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German East Africa

1893 Krone / Adler Overprints

The first stamps produced especially for German East Africa were overprinted versions of German Empire issues.

This series was first available for use on 1 July 1893.

Rare variations exist due to variations in the size of the surcharge on several positions within the sheets.

Set Date(s)

1 July 1893

Watermark(s)

None

Album Page(s)

1893 Krone / Adler Overprints

The first stamps produced especially for German East Africa were overprinted versions of German Empire issues.

This series was first available for use on 1 July 1893.

Rare variations exist due to variations in the size of the surcharge on several positions within the sheets.

Set Date(s)

1 July 1893

Watermark(s)

None

Album Page(s)