Friedrich the Great

Third Reich Postage Stamps

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Watermark 2 X
Vertical Waffles

On 12 April 1933, the Third Reich issued this series depicting Friedrich II of Prussia to commemorate the opening session of the new German Parliament in Potsdam.

Also shown are tête-bêche pairs (K 17 from  booklet sheet MHB 27, K 18 from booklet sheet MHB 28) and a vertical se-tenant (S 102 from booklet sheet MHB 28 or booklet pane H-Blatt 75).

For booklet of these issues, see MH 32.