The GermanStamps.net Collection

The GermanStamps.net Collection

Germany & Related Areas, 1872 - 1945

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Winter Olympics

This series was issued on 25 November 1935 to commemorate the 4th Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, 6-16 February 1936.

Those with “X” suffixes feature a normal swastika watermark — when viewed from the rear, the legs of the swastika point in a counterclockwise direction. The “Y” suffixes feature the rarer reversed swastika watermark, with the legs of the swastika pointed in a clockwise direction when viewed from the rear.

Set Date(s)

25 November 1935

Watermark(s)

Album Page(s)

Winter Olympics

Set Date(s)

25 November 1935

Watermark(s)

Album Page(s)