Wednesday, June 28, 2017

1943/44 ŠIBENIK, Article

New Acta Philatelica was published! A high quality magazine with full of interesting articles, including my latest work about the first and second provisional issue of Šibenik 1943/44.

Croatian philatelic almanac
Independent State of Croatia
First and Second Provisional Issue of Šibenik 1943/44

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

1945 SARAJEVO, Military censor mark

Sarajevo stationary postcards were used from Jun 1945 to March 1946. Those from Jun 1945 should have censor marks as the censorship was in effect until July 2nd, 1945.

1945 Sarajevo local provisional issue, stationery postcard type Ia, sent from Bosanska Gradiška (16.VI.1945) to Belgrade. Rare military censor mark.

Two-line Bosanska Gradiška military censor mark
Вој. цензура
Бос. Градишка

Friday, June 9, 2017

1941 MEĐIMURJE, 30 din block of 4

1941 Međimurje issue was prepared with several print stages. The item below is from the second printing where blocks of four were overprinted with the form of 2x2 clichés using all four subtypes of coat-of-arms together. For the detailed classification of overprints see my article here.

1941 Međimurje, unofficial local provisional issue, 30 din in block of four.
Only this block of four is known.