Postage Dues, 10 krone stamps of Ljubljana print

Postage dues in krone denominations were in Ljubljana printed only once. On 7 March 1919 the Postal directorate in Ljubljana received 69.000 stamps on thick grayish paper. The paper is rough and thick with barely visible network structure. In time, the paper becomes dark yellow due to aging and gum. Perforation 11½.

Coincidental varieties

The following coincidental varieties are known for this stamp:

Constant varieties

  Field number Sheets
I Blue dot outside the frame in the right Blue dot outside the frame in the right 3 All krone values were printed in the same press sheet which consisted of 130 values (13 x 10).
10 krone stamps were in the first three columns, in sheets of 30 stamps (3 x 10):

Schematic drawing, position of 10 krone sheet in a press sheet

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II White dot inside letter O in KRON White dot inside letter O in KRON 16
III Blue dot in letter Ж in ДРЖАВА Blue dot in letter Ж in ДРЖАВА 18, 30
IV Blue dot on zero in denomination on the right side (stamp on the left) Blue dot on zero in denomination on the right side 20
V White dot below letters O and N in KRON (stamp on the right) White dot below letters O and N in KRON 21
VI Big white dot between letters Ж and A in ДРЖАВА Big white dot between letters Ж and A in ДРЖАВА 28
VII Thin white line inside letter V in DRŽAVA, looks like inverted A (stamp on the left, stamp on the right is veriety III) Thin white line inside letter V in DRŽAVA, looks like inverted A 29

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