• 6 pfennig Deutsches Reich stamps (recto)

6 pfennig Deutsches Reich stamps

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation1937 [issued]
GenreCorrespondence & Philatelic Materials ;Nazism & Propaganda
Object ID2020.024.002
CreatorReichspost [issued]
Place of CreationGermany
DescriptionOne pane of 6 pfennig stamps, four per sheet with right-facing portrait of Adolf Hitler in green ink. Denomination in upper left corner.

Note in each perforated section that purchase of sheet includes cultural donation. Slogan printed on sheet below stamps. 
Materials/Techniquespaper, ink
Measurements10.5 cm x 15 cm
Inscriptions25 Rpf / einschliblich / Kulturspende

WER EIN VOLK RETTEN WILL / KANN NUR HEROISCH DENKEN
LanguageGerman
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2020 by Allan Switzer. 

Part of a collection of stamps purchased by the donor at online auction. 

 
Classificationpostage stamps, souvenirs,
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Allan Switzer
NoteIncludes novelty Honor-Bilt Postal Zoo stamp collector's envelope not part of original issue.