Coat of arms

Fischer 1-3 | Michel 1-3 | Year of issue 1920

The coat of arms of Central Lithuania.

The southern part of Lithuania including Vilnius was occupied by Polish forces on 9 October 1920 and eventually annexed until 18 April 1923 when Central Lithuania ceded to Poland.

1 A
2 A
3 A

Coat of arms of Central Lithuania (Imperforate issue)

1 B
2 B
3 B

Coat of arms of Central Lithuania (Perforate issue)

Translations

Środkowa Litwa = Central Lithuania.

Relevant pages

Fischer 1-3 were issued in different colours (see Fischer 20-22).
Fischer 1-3 were also overprinted (see Fischer 23-25).

Resources

Central Lithuania
Polish-Lithuanian war
Vilnius 1920-1939: Central Lithuania and under Polish government (by J.C. Kaptein)
WHKMLA : History of Lithuania, 1918-1922