Tomb of Henryk IV overprint

Fischer 418a-c | Michel 454 | Scott 404 | Year of issue 1947 | Communist Poland


418a
Overprint red

418b
Overprint orange

418c
Overprint carmine

Tomb of Henryk IV Probus overprinted 5 Złoty

Glossary

The collegiate Church of the Holy Cross in Wrocław was built as the mausoleum of the Silesian Duke Henry IV Probus (Henry the Righteous, also called Henry of Silesia).
Wrocław is a city on the Odra river in central Lower Silesia.

Translations

Henryk IV Probus - Płyta w kościele Św(ięta) Krzyża Wrocław = Henryk IV Probus - Tombstone in the Holy Cross church, Wrocław.

Relevant pages

Fischer 409 (Tomb of Henryk IV without the overprint)

Resources

Henryk IV Probus (Henry IV of Silesia)
Wrocław
Wrocław city homepage