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Posted 12/22/2010   8:31 pm  Show Profile Check jimjamtwo's eBay Listings Bookmark this topic Add jimjamtwo to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
I haven't been able to identify the following three stamps. They all look to me like German official stamps but that's as far as I can go.

Does anyone know what they are?







All information greatly appreciated!
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Posted 12/22/2010   8:57 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Russ to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
1 Wurttemberg official 1906-21 scott O22, 2 Upper Silesia official 1920-21 scott O40, 3 Germany official 1920-21 scott O7
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Posted 12/22/2010   8:59 pm  Show Profile Check jimjamtwo's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add jimjamtwo to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks, Russ!

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Posted 12/23/2010   06:26 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add peterethio to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
The second one (C.G.H.S. overprint) has a lot of varieties:
overprint reading up
overprint reading down
overprint reading left to right
overprint inverted
and various combinations of double overprints
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Posted 12/23/2010   2:37 pm  Show Profile Check jimjamtwo's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add jimjamtwo to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks for the info, peterethio.

BTW what does C.G.H.S. stand for?
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Posted 12/23/2010   2:43 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Cjd to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Commission de Gouvernement Haute Silésie

[edit to add missing "e"]
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Posted 12/23/2010   2:45 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add khj to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
French = Commission de Gouverment Haute Silésie
English = Government Commission for Upper Silesia
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Posted 12/23/2010   2:49 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add khj to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Collin beat me to it!
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Posted 12/23/2010   2:52 pm  Show Profile Check jimjamtwo's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add jimjamtwo to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Are any of these overprinted stamps worth anything?

Sometimes a certain variety of overprint is rare.

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Posted 12/23/2010   2:59 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add lithograving to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi Jim

Not worth much I'm afraid.

In the Michel 2005/06 yours is € 0.80 if MNH
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Edited by lithograving - 12/23/2010 3:00 pm
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Posted 12/23/2010   3:45 pm  Show Profile Check jimjamtwo's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add jimjamtwo to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks for looking it up, litho!
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