Varieties on Polish postage stamps 1944-1989

1946 Air post stamps. Photogravure. Perforations line 11, 10¾.

Types

 
5 zl., slate, Types I & II Type I on the left: control number in the lower right corner Type I: control number in the lower right corner
Type II: without the number

1954/03/24 International Woman’s Day. Photogravure. Perforations comb 12¾.

Possible constant varieties (not mentioned in literature)

1 POLŞKA instead of POLSKA POLŞKA instead of POLSKA

1958/03/29 Definitive issue. Old town halls. Line engraving. Perforations comb 12¾ and 11¾:11½.

Types

 
20 gr., green, Types I & II Type I on the left: denomination and a section with three windows brighter Type I: denomination and a section with three windows brighter
Type II: without bright areas
40 gr., brown, Types I & II Type I on the left: one spike on the roof longer Type I: one spike on the roof longer
Type II: all spikes of even length

Bibliography


  1. Michel Osteuropa 2005/2005. Schwaneberger Verlag GmbH, ISBN 3-87858-684-1