White Cross issues

Fischer 31-33 | Michel 31-33 | Year of issue 1921

For the White Cross.

31 A
Ostra Brama chapel of Mercy
in Vilnius
32 A
Tower of Saint Stanisław cathedral in Vilnius
33 A
General Lucjan Żeligowski

Imperforate issue

 

31 B
Ostra Brama chapel of Mercy
in Vilnius
32 B
Tower of Saint Stanisław cathedral in Vilnius
33 B
General Lucjan Żeligowski

Perforate issue

Glossary

The Cathedral of Saint Stanisław was first built in 1387 and was most recently rebuilt as a neoclassical structure in 1801. It is named after Stanisław Koniecpolski.

Translations

Litwa Środkowa = Central Lithuania.
L Ż = the initials of general Lucjan Żeligowski.

Relevant pages

Fischer 31-33 are overprints on Fischer 16, 17 and 19, respectively.

Resources

Vilnius
Ostra Brama - the Gate of Dawn
Stanisław Koniecpolski

Varieties

Fischer 33Aa and 33Ab