Belgium 1941 Historic Portraits of the European Royalty

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date : 25 August 1941 and 25 August 1942
  • Designed by : Frans Becquet, from paintings
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : Heliogavure
  • Perforations : 11½
  • Lowest run: 569,035
  • Catalogue N°s COB 573-582, Michel 569-578, 609-610; SG (1955) C289-C298

Charity issue for the soldier's families. Valid until 30 September 1942.

Issue Date 25 August 1941[edit]

Sheet Stamps[edit]

Maria Theresia
Charles of Lorraine
Margaret of Parma
Charles V
Johanna of Castile
Philip the Good
Margaret of Austria
Charles the Bold
Archduke Albert
Archduchess Isabella

Used[edit]

Circle at LEUVEN in Nov. 1941.

Issue Date 25 August 1942[edit]

Stamps of the Miniature Sheet[edit]

Archduke Albert
Archduchess Isabella

Miniature Sheet[edit]

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