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Currency and Numismatics ➔ Postage Stamp West Germany, Brandenberg Gate

Identifier:
2004.24.6
Description:
Cancelled West German stamp depicting the Brandenbeurg Gate in Berlin, chocolate brown ink on ivory paper, 10 pf. denomination. Scott #952.;This stamp issued by West Germany depicts the monument known as the Brandenburg Gate, which became part of the wall deviding East and West Berlin. It is symbollic of the division of Germany during that period. It will be used in the permanent exhibition Collecting A-Z, S is for Stamps, as part of a timeline of modern German history.;cancellation mark in corner;This stamp issued by West Germany depicts the monument known as the Brandenburg Gate, which became part of the wall deviding East and West Berlin. It is symbollic of the division of Germany during that period.
Date:
late 1960s
Materials:
Engraved, Gummed, Paper
Dimensions:
1" h 0.75" w
Current Location Status:
On Exhibit
Source:
Gift Of Christian G. Carron
Rights:

Exhibit/Program
S is for Stamps ()
Makers/Donors
Federal Republic Of Germany Postal Service

Christian G. Carron