Alpursa

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Alpursa (heraldic trade stamps)


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Series information :

  • Date of issue : 1930s
  • Number of cards : 12
  • Image variants : ?

Company

Alpursa was a manufacturer of chocolate in Biessenhofen in Bayern. In the 1930s they started issuing stamps in series of 6, each with a differnet theme, and as a needlepoint pattern. In total 690 stamps have been issued which could be collected in albums. Only 2 series have used an heraldic theme as far as I know : series 13 and 14 with German State arms (no names mentioned).

Series

Series 13

Series 14


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