The Polish eagle

Fischer 55-65 | Michel 54-64 | Scott 61-71 | Year of issue 1919 | Pre-war Poland

Imperforate issues for Galicia with the Polish eagle, issued from Kraków. These stamps were not gummed and were officially without perforations. Perforated copies were privately produced in a paper factory in Żywiec and they were used also privately. They were also used as local postage dues, overprinted with the word "Porto" or "Dopłata" (Postage due).

Fischer 55 Polish eagle
Fischer 56 Polish eagle
Fischer 57 Polish eagle
Fischer 58 Polish eagle
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Fischer 59 Polish eagle
Fischer 60 Polish eagle
Fischer 61 Polish eagle
Fischer 62 Polish eagle
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Fischer 63 Polish eagle
Fischer 64 Polish eagle
Fischer 65 Polish eagle
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Polish eagle

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A few examples of these stamps issued as postage dues
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Galicia
Galicia (Central Europe)
Coat of arms of Poland
Kraków
Żywiec
Postage due (Porto)

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Polish eagle

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Polish eagle (perforated)