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5th Issue (#15-18)
Layout:  Sheets of two side-by-side panes; each pane is 10 rows by 6 columns.

Perfs: (Quantities unknown).

#15A, 16A, 17A, 18A: Perf 10.   
#15B, 16B, 17B, 18B: Perf 11½.
#15C, 16C, 17C, 18C: Imperf. These are usually (or always?) ungummed.

Proofs: None known
Note: The 5 Halerzy stamps (Mi 15's) of this issue are particularly prone to poor inking, often rivaling that of a poor forgery.

#15 (5 Hal. red town square)
#16 (10 Hal. green City Hall)
#17 (15 Hal. blue Pilica river bridge)
#18 (20 Hal. violet wheat sheaf and hammers)

More Varieties:

Double-sided Proofs: none known.

  1. The 18C sheet has been pieced together from partial-sheet scans. As such, the alignments and proportions may be not quite correct. This material courtesy Harald Liedtke.

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