International Automobile and Motorcycle Exhibition

Third Reich Postage Stamps

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Watermark 4
Swastikas

This series was issued in February 1939 to commemorate the International Automobile and Motorcycle Exhibition in Berlin, 17 February – 5 March 1939.

  • The stamps depict:
  • 6+4 Pf — first Benz and Daimler autos
  • 12+4 Pf — Auto-Union and Mercedes-Benz race cars
  • 25+10 Pf — Volkswagen

These stamps were later overprinted to commemorate the 1939 Nürburgring Races.