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2nd Issue (#3-6)
Layout:  Sheets of four panes; each pane is 5 rows by 5 columns. The sheets are one pane wide and four high, or more likely, two wide and two high.  The latter seems to be the view of Gryzel [1983] Perfs:
#3A, 4A, 5A, 6A: Perf 10.  500 stamps each (5 sheets)
#3B, 4B, 5B, 6B: Perf 11½.
Probable quantity of perf 11½ stamps: #3: 4500 (45 sheets), #4: 9500 (95 sheets), #5: 2500 (25 sheets), #6: 1500 (15 sheets) [Petriuk has a typo for the #6's: 500 should be 1,500.] Some writers have 5 sheets (500 stamps) more, which would make sense, because there would then be 50, 100, 30, and 20 sheets, respectively, all round numbers.

#3C, 4C, 5C, 6C Imperf   Quantity: 500 (5 sheets) each.

See 2nd Issue single-sided proofs.

#3 (2 Gr. green City Hall)

#4 (4 Gr. violet Pilica River Bridge)
#5 (6 Gr. blue Town Square)
#6 (10 Gr. red wheat sheaf and hammers)



Plate and Pane Varieties:


  • See 2nd Issue Freaks and Oddities

  • 1. Scans of "Przedbókz" and of 1 2 3 3 3 blocks, etc., all courtesy of Joseph Matlak.

    2. A block of 8 (4 rows X 2 cols.) #3, horizontal imperf, is illustrated by Kronenberg (scan V7_P56.)

    Last modified 14 Aug. 2015