Austro-Hungarian Post Offices in the Turkish Empire 1903 Turkish Currency

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Description

  • Issue Date: 1903 - 1906 (no bars) - 1907 (30 para)
  • Printed by:
  • Print Process: Overprinted 1901-1902 Austrian issues. Typography with (Michel N°43-46) or without (Mi 47-50) varnish bars
  • Perforations: 13:13² mainly
  • Granite paper

The overprints appear on 2 lines; the background designs have no value figures. Valid until 31 December 1908 (in favour of the Jubilee issue).

Used stamps with varnish bars

20pa pair DC in Turkey - Mi44
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1 Piaster DC in Greece - Mi45
1 Piaster DC in Turkey - Mi45
2pi - Mi46
2pi bridge in Albania - Mi46

Covers and postcards

1 Piaster within Turkey in 1905 - Mi45

Used stamps without varnish bars

10 para yellow-green 1906 issue - Mi51
20 para DC in 1907 in Turkey - Mi48
20 para DC in Turkey - Mi48
30pa bridge in 1907 - Mi52
2 Piaster bridge in Lebanon - Mi50

Covers and postcards

Registered with 1 Piaster twice within Turkey in 1907 - Mi49