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Two-Color Posthorns

This set depicting a two-color posthorn design was issued on staggered dates from June (MiNr. 205) to December (MiNr. 209) of 1922.

The flat plate and rotary press printings can be distinguished by subtle variations. The flat plate printings have thicker lettering, larger stars in the oval, and thicker cords on the posthorn.

Printing differences in text

Printing differences in posthorn

Also, MiNr. 209 P can be found with a quatrefoil watermark (MiNr. 209 P Y).

For similar designs, see MiNr. 171-173191-193, and 224-232.

Set Date(s)

3 June / December 1922

Watermark(s)

Album Page(s)

Two-Color Posthorns

This set depicting a two-color posthorn design was issued on staggered dates from June (MiNr. 205) to December (MiNr. 209) of 1922.

The flat plate and rotary press printings can be distinguished by subtle variations. The flat plate printings have thicker lettering, larger stars in the oval, and thicker cords on the posthorn.

Printing differences in text

Printing differences in posthorn

Also, MiNr. 209 P can be found with a quatrefoil watermark (MiNr. 209 P Y).

For similar designs, see MiNr. 171-173191-193, and 224-232.

Set Date(s)

3 June / December 1922

Watermark(s)

Album Page(s)