Nicaragua 1894 UPU

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date : 1 January 1894
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : Hamilton Bank Note Co, New York (at no cost)
  • Print Process : Recess
  • Perforations : 12
  • Catalogue N°s: Michel 60-69, Yvert 60-69

Fifth Seebeck issue, valid for only one year, and then returned to the printer for a free use! Many (high value) used stamps are thus not genuine! There are 2 types of paper.

Used stamps[edit]

1 c brown, circle at LEON
File:Nicaragua 1894 UPU e.jpg
20 c brown carmine

Not issued[edit]

25 c yellow-green, Yv65. Obvious fake cancel!