Sweden 1971 Container Transport, Timber Transport and Windmill

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date : 04 June 1971 - 1976
  • three values in various types
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by :
  • Print process : recess
  • stamp format height 22mm x width 44mm (55øre) or height 22mm x width 31mm (65øre, 75øre)
  • Perforations : imperf x 12.25 (4th June 1971 coils), or as stated

Container Transport, Timber Transport, and Öland windmill[edit]


55øre ~ Scandiahammen, the container port of Göteborg

  • engraved by Czeslaw Slania
  • imperforate x perforation 12.25, from coils, fluorescent paper
  • also issued in 5.50kr booklet, stamps perforation 12.25 x imperforate (ie imperf on vertical side)


65øre ~ horse hauling sled of logs

  • imperforate x perforation 12.25, on fluorescent paper, from coils
  • also reissued on normal (non-fluorescent) paper December 1976, from coils


75øre ~ windmill on Öland (1746). Engraved by Arne Wallhorn

  • imperforate x perforation 12.25 (ie imperf on horizontal sides), from coils. Fluorescent paper
  • also reissued in 7.50kr booklet 5th June 1972, stamps imperforate on one vertical side (either left or right)

Coil stamps[edit]

55øre coil, 1971
65øre coil, 1971
75øre coil, 1971

Booklet stamps[edit]

55øre ex booklet, 1971
5.50kr booklet, 1971: cover
pair of 75øre ex booklet, 1972
7.50kr booklet, 1972, cover

First Day Covers[edit]

55øre FDC 4th June 1971
75øre FDC 4th June 1971
75øre FDC 5th June 1972, pair ex booklet