Russia 1906 Double Eagle modified

From Stamps of the World

Description[edit]

  • Issue Date : 1906
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : State Printing Works (St. Petersburg)
  • Print Process : Typo & embossed on wove paper
  • Perforations : 13² (11² rare)
  • Watermark: yes
  • Format: 25x29 mm
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 62-63, Yvert 59-60.

Posthorns with thunderbolts, new frame. Only vertically laid paper. Not to be confused with the 1915 (chalk lines) issue.

Used stamps[edit]

5 R
10 R red, yellow & grey used in 1910.