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This is a Commemorative Souvenir Sheet containing five postage stamps issued in West Germany to commemorate the opening of Beethoven Hall in Bonn and to honor various anniversaries of German composers.
-- Souvenir Sheet - Scott# 804 / Issued September 8, 1959
Scott# 804a - "George Friedrich Handel" / 10 pfennig / dark green
Scott# 804b - "Louis Spohr" / 15 pfennig / blue
Scott# 804c - "Ludwig von Beethoven" / 20 pfennig / carmine red
Scott# 804d - "Joseph Haydn" / 25 pfennig / brown
Scott# 804e - "Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy" / 40 pfennig / dark blue
- This sheet is in MNH OG (Mint No Hinge, Original Gum) condition.
- The #304 watermark DBP (Deutsches Bundespost) with rosettes is clearly visible throughout the mini-sheet.