Portugal 1931 700th Death Anniversary of St Anthony

From Stamps of the World

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  • Issue Date: 13-06-1931
  • Withdrawn: 30-06-1931
  • From 05-08-1931 to 15-08-1931
  • From 04-01-1934 to 30-09-1934 (15c, 25c, $40, 4$50)
  • From 02-1935 to 30-09-1945 ($75, 1$25)
  • Designed by:
    • Fragoso, Arnaldo (15c)
    • Lima, António (25c)
    • Alves, Júlio ($40, $75, 1$25, 4$50)
  • Engraving: Fragoso, Arnaldo (15c)
  • Printed by: Casa da Moeda
  • Print Process: Typography and Lithography
  • Paper:
  • Width: mm
  • Height: mm
  • Perforations: 11½
  • Format: [Sheet] of 10x10

Stamps[edit]

Value : 15c
Plum
Room where Santo António was born, in his home in Lisbon
Value : 25c
Gray & Pale green
Font existing in Lisbon Cathedral where was baptized Santo António
Value : $40
Gray brown & Buff
Lisbon Cathedral were Fernando Martins de Bulhão was a student (Cathedral presented before the restoration)
Value : $75
Dull rose
Santo António with the child Jesus, existing in the Church of Santo António da Sé in Lisbon
Value : 1$25
Grey & Pale black
Church of Santa Cruz in Coimbra, where he received higher education
Value : 4$50
Gray violet
Tomb of the relics of Santo António at Padua Cathedral (Italy)

Print run[edit]

Quantity Quantity
15c 2.867.700 $75 677.600
25c 1.651.1 00 1$25 638.000
$40 1.700.700 4$50 736.200
value AF MI YT NVPH SG
15c 531 0 0 0 0
"CORRFIO" 531a 0 0 0 0
25c 532 0 0 0 0
$40 533 0 0 0 0
$75 534 0 0 0 0
1$75 535 0 0 0 0
4$50 536 0 0 0 0


  • AF-Afinsa (Portugal & former Colonies)
  • MI-Mitchel
  • YT-Yvert et Tellier
  • NVPH-Dutch Catalogue
  • SG-Stanley Gibbons