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German Federal Republic (BRD)
(West Germany)
Stamps of 1949

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The Federal Republic was set up on 23 May 1949. Until October 1990 it comprised the territory which formerly came under the British, American and French Zones. On 3 October 1990 the former territory of East Germany (German Democratic Republic) was absorbed into the Federal Republic.

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Michel 111 and 112
"Opening of West German Parliament, Bonn"

Issued: 7th Sep 1949, Perf: 14, Watermark: 1Y

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Mi 111
10Pf
dark brown green
Mi 112
20Pf
rose red


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Michel 113 to 115
"Centenary of First German Stamps"

Issued: 30th Sep 1949, Perf: 13¾ x 14 Watermark: 3Y.

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Mi 113
10+2Pf
green / black
Mi 114
20Pf
orange red / grey blue
Mi 115
30Pf
blue / sienna


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Michel 116
"75th Anniversary of the U.P.U"

Issued: 9th Oct 1949, Perf: 14, Watermark: 1Y

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Mi 116
30Pf
violet ultramarine


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Michel 117 to 120
"Refugees Relief Fund"

Issued: 14th Dec 1949, Perf: 13¾ x 14 Watermark: 1.

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Mi 117
8+2Pf
dark brown lilac, lilac red
St. Elizabeth of Thuringia
Mi 118
10+5Pf
dark olive green
Paracelsus von Hohenheim
Mi 119
20+10Pf
red
F.W.A. Froebel
Mi 120
30+15Pf
dark violet ultramarine
J.H. Wichern


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