Posted 5 years ago
This is a 1960 series of semi-postal stamps issued in West Germany representing scenes from the child's story of "Little Red Riding Hood".
- (Semi-postals) are postage values with surcharges added for cultural donation and are denoted by a "B" # in the Scott Catalogs.
- Series of (4) issued October 1, 1960 - (I only have three of the four)
STAMP #1 - Scott# B372 - 7 pfennig + 3 pfennig
STAMP #2 - Scott# B373 - 10 pfennig + 5 pfennig
STAMP #3 - Scott# B374 - 20 pfennig + 10 pfennig
STAMP #4 - Scott# B375 - 40 pfennig + 20 pfennig *** (missing)
** The surtax was used for Welfare Organizations (Wohlfahrtsmarke)
- All three stamps are in MNH OG (Mint No Hinge, Original Gum) condition