Austria-Empire 1877 Newspaper Tax

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date: June 1877
  • Print Process: Typography
  • Perforations: Imperforate
  • Watermark: ZEITUNGS-MARKEN (some with WECHSEL in 1883)
  • Catalogue Michel Zeitungsstempelmarken N°s 5-6

Modified design: small crown, large shield. Valid until end 1899. Two types (based on Ferchenbauer). Used in Cisleithania.

Used stamps

1 kr Type I used in Moravia.
2 kr Type I. Red cancel in Bohemia.