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Free Territory of Trieste – Zone B


11 May 1949. Airmail issue. Previous issue, overprinted with new values in dinars.

Photogravure by Ljudska pravica press in Ljubljana. Perforation line 11½.

COINCIDENTAL VARIETIES
2 din, brown red
1 Offset of the overprint Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B offset Front Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B offset Back

 

POSSIBLE CONSTANT VARIETIES (not mentioned in literature)
15 din on 25 lire, light brown Field number
I Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B Two colored dots in the sky. Two colored dots in the sky. ?

 

29 January 1950. Airmail issue (souvenir sheet). Centenary of railways in Yugoslavia.

Printed in letterpress by ZIN. Perforation 11½:12 and imperforate.

TYPES Souvenir sheets
IA, IB, IIA, IIB Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B railway Vertical orientation of protective net
Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B  railway centenary Horizontal and vertical orientation
Type I: protective net oriented horizontally
Type II: protective net oriented vertically.
Perforated souvenir sheets:
horizontal orientation
vertical orientation
Imperforate souvenir sheets:
horizontal orientation
vertical orientation

 

26 July 1952. Summer Olympic games in Helsinki.

Designed by P. Gavranić, printed in offset and line engraving (combined) by ZIN. Perforation comb 12½.

TYPES OF OVERPRINT COLOR
5 din, red brown
I Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B Helsinki overprint Red brown (Type II) and red (Type I) overprint Type I overprint: red
Type II overprint: red brown

 

3 February – 13 March 1952. Industry and agriculture of Yugoslavia.

Printed in offset by ZIN, overprint in letterpress by Ljudska pravica in Ljubljana. Perforation comb 12½.

POSSIBLE TYPES (not mentioned in literature)
5 din, orange
I Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B fishing Inscription GAVRANIĆ visible Type I: printing sharp, inscription GAVRANIĆ below the frame well visible.
II Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B fishing Inscription GAVRANIĆ missing Type II: printing faulty, inscription GAVRANIĆ missing.

 

5 September 1953. Anniversary: 10 years from liberation of Istria and Slovenian Littoral.

Designed by J. Trpin, printed in offset by ZIN. Perforation comb 12½.

CONSTANT VARIETIES Field number
I Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B liberation of Istria Broken shovel Broken shovel. ?

 

Postage dues


1 November 1950. Postage dues.

Designed by R. Krošelj, printed in photogravure by Ljudska pravica in Ljubljana. Perforation comb 12½.

POSSIBLE CONSTANT VARIETIES
1 din, green
1 Colored dot on the dorsal fin of the bigger fish. Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B postage due Colored dot on the dorsal fin of the bigger fish

 

15 October 1952. Postage dues.

Yugoslav postage dues from 1951/52 overprinted STT VUJA. A star with torches, representing the 6 Yugoslav republics. Designed by S. Grujić. Printed in letterpress by ZIN, perforation comb 12½.

CONSTANT VARIETIES OR TYPES
50 din, deep blue
I, II Numeral 5 in denomination on the left side with thick horizontal line.
See also this type on a stamp without overprint.
Yugoslavia STT VUJA Zone B 50 din postage due Numeral 5 in denomination on the left side with thick horizontal line

 

Bibliography


  1. Katalog poštanskih maraka jugoslovenskih zemalja (1991), Jugomarka (Belgrade), YU ISSN 0351-4447
  2. SASSONE, Catalogo Completo Dei Francobolli D’Italia E Paesi Italiani, 2005, Tome 1, SASSONE S.R.L. Via Benedetto Croce, 68/116 – 00142 Roma.