1920 Large Office-Duty Overprints

Danzig

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Lozenges

On 30 August 1920, Danzig issued this series consisting of overprints of the German Germania series.  The stamps feature a bar obscuring the words “DEUTSCHES REICH”, and a sloping or curved “Danzig” overprint.  This series is known as the “großer Innendienst”, or large office-duty stamps.