Argentina 1890 - 1891 Correos y Telegrafos

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Description[edit]

  • Issue Dates : 1890-1891
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : Compañia Sudamericana de Billetes de Banco, Buenos Aires
  • Print Process : Engraved (1/4 C overprint)
  • Perforations : 11² or (11²:12)
  • Catalogue N°s Michel 75-80, Yvert ;;

Famous people, engraved with text CORREOS Y TELEGRAFOS. Pesos in high format. The 10 P and 50 P were not issued (most lost in a fire).

Used stamps[edit]

1/4 C on 12 C blue Mi75
1/4 C deep green
8 C carmine issue 1891, Rivadavia Mi77
Argentina 1890 - 1891 Correos y Telegrafos 1 P.jpg
5 Pesos ultramarine, General de Lamadrid Mi79
20 Pesos Mi80