King Alfonso XII, Cuba 1879

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Title

King Alfonso XII, Cuba 1879

Subject

Cuba--History--1810-1899--Pictorial works.
Alfonso XII, King of Spain, 1857-1885.
Postage stamps--Cuba.

Description

A small blue definitive stamp from Cuba. In the center is an image of the head of King Alfonso XII of Spain (1857-1885). Above him is written Cuba - 1879. Below is listed the postage value of 25 C Peseta (Spanish centimo). Printed with typography technique.

Creator

Unknown Artist

Source

None

Rights

The stamp is in the public domain in Spain (which held dominion over Cuba at the time).

Format

Materials: Ink, Paper, Adhesive
Dimensions: 21 x 24 mm
Perforations gauge: 14

Language

es

Type

Still Image

Identifier

2022EMISC_0017
Michel ES-CU 28
Stamp Number CU 85
Yvert et Tellier CU 31
Stanley Gibbons CU 82
Edifil CU 53

Date Issued

01-01-1879

Extent

21 x 24 mm

Citation

Unknown Artist, “King Alfonso XII, Cuba 1879,” Wayne State University - School of Information Sciences, accessed November 30, 2022, https://waynestateu.omeka.net/items/show/887.

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