Polarfahrt

Weimar Postage Stamps

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Vertical Waffles

On 10 July 1931, these airmail stamps were issued to commemorate the 1931 Polar flight of the LZ-127, Graf Zeppelin.

The stamps are the 1928 and 1931 Zeppelin Airmails with an overprinted inscription “Polar-Fahrt 1931” (Polar Flight 1931).

For similar overprints, see the earlier Südamerikafahrt and later Chicagofahrt issues.