Bavaria 1914-1916 King Ludwig

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Description[edit]

  • Issue Date : 30 March 1914 - 1916
  • Designed by : Prof. W. Firle
  • Printed by : F.A. Bruckmann A.G.
  • Print Process : Photolithography
  • Perforations : 14:14² and 11²
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 94-109

Portrait of King Ludwig III (1845-1921). There are 2 issues: the first until December 1915 (Friedensdrucke), the second on low quality war paper (Kriegsdrucke). Valid until 30 June 1920.

Stamps[edit]

Portrait on 3/4[edit]

3 Pfg used at REGENSBURG in 1915. Mi94I.
5 Pfg
10 Pfg zinnober used at HILPOLSTEIN. Mi96Ia.
10 Pfg used at LANDSHUT. Mi96Ia.
20 Pfg
40 Pfg
50 Pfg in 1914.
60 Pfg
80 Pfg Mi103I.

Issues 1916-1920[edit]

IIA refers to the perforated issue.

20 Pfg used at AUB) in 1916. Mi97IIA.
25 Pfg used in 1918. Mi98IIA
30 Pfg used in 1917. Mi99IIA.

Portrait facing left[edit]