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AUSTRIAN POST OFFICES IN CRETE

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I've seen stamps of the Austrian Post Offices in the Turkish Empire, used in Candia (Crete). I've seen the following values:
10 sld blue (1867 issue)
10 pa on 5 h green (1900 issue)

 

1903 Stamps of Austria overprinted 'CENTIMES' or 'FRANCS'

5 centimes green (value black) 5 c green (value in green) 25 c on 25 c blue (coloured background) 25 c on 25 h (white background)

  5 c on 5 h green (value black on original stamp)
  5 c on 5 h green (value green on original stamp)
  10 c on 10 h red (value black on coloured background on original)
  10 c on 10 h red (value black on white background on original)
  10 c on 10 h red (value red on original)
  15 c on violet
  25 c on 25 h blue (value black on coloured background on original)
  25 c on 25 h blue (value black on white background on original)
  50 c on 50 h blue (value black on original stamp)
  50 c on 50 h blue (value white on original stamp)

Larger size:

1 F on 1 K red 4 F on 4 k green

  1 F on 1 K red
  2 F on 2 K violet
  4 F on 4 K green

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
5 c on 5 h**value black
5 c on 5 h**value green
10 c on 10 h**value black on coloured background
10 c on 10 h**value black on white background
10 c on 10 h**value red
15 c*** 
25 c on 25 h RRvalue black on coloured background
25 c on 25 h ****value black on white background
50 c on 50 h *****value black, 'CENTIMES' curved
50 c on 50 h****value white, 'CENTIMES' straight
1 F on 1 K***R 
2 F on 2 K***R 
4 F on 4 K***RR 

 

1908 As 1908 type stamps of Austria, but value in 'CENTIMES' of 'FRANC'

5 c green on yellow 25 c blue on blue "Saloniki" cancellation

  5 c green on yellow
  10 c red
  15 c brown on yellow
  25 c blue on blue
  50 c red on yellow
  1 F brown on grey

These stamps are perforated 12 1/2.

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
5 c cc 
10 c** 
15 c** 
25 c** 
50 c**** 
1 F****** 


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