South and North Poland issues (uniform currency)
Fischer 97-101 | Michel 107, 113, 115-117 | Scott 101, 144, 146-148, respectively | Year of issue 1920 | Pre-war Poland
On former German occupied territory, the northern part of Poland, stamps were issued in Fenigów/Marek currency (see Fischer 85-96). Other issues were used in the southern part of Poland (former Austrian occupied territory) in Halerzy/Korony currency (see Fischer 73-84). This series was issued for the Republic of Poland as a whole. Also, the Polish eagle types of this series were issued from Silesia (see Fischer 144-149) in different colours.
|Polish Uhlan cavalryman
A Uhlan is a light cavalerist armed with a sabre.
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Fischer 73-84 (South Poland issues in Halerzy/Korony denominations)
Fischer 85-96 (North Poland issues with Fenigów/Marek denominations)
Fischer 121-124 (Red Cross overprints)
Fischer 144-149 (Silesia issues)
Coat of arms of Poland