Hungary 25 Krajczar 1871 Franz Josef I reprint


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Country Hungary
Year 1871
Name Hungary 25 Krajczar 1871 Franz Josef I reprint
Denomination 25 Krajczar
Type of Issue: Definitive
Theme Franz Josef 1
Size / Diameter 22 x 26 mm
Color lilac
Watermark kr in Oval
Variations reprint perf. 11 1/2
Designer Janos Unrein
Printing Method engraved
Printed by: State Press of Buda
Perforation type: Perforated
Tagging n/a
Series Name Hungarian Krajczáros stamps
Description The first specifically Hungarian stamp was released on 1 May 1871. The stamp was produced by the State Press of Buda by lithography, followed by an engraved set and newspaper stamps. There was no indication of language, but the face of Franz Josef appeared above the national emblem, for values 2 to 25 kreuzer.