5th Print Mao Zedong Stamps (Northeast) (第五版東北毛澤東像郵票)

Northeast Directorate General of Post and Telecommunications (東北郵電管理總局)

Yang NE123-124, J.DB-57

Regular Issue: 5th Print Mao Zedong Stamps (Northeast) (第五版東北毛澤東像郵票)
All stamps of this issue shown here.
Issued:August 1948
Issued by:Northeast Directorate General of Post and Telecommunications (東北郵電管理總局) in Harbin (哈爾濱)
Printed by:Guangfa Printing House (哈爾濱廣發印刷所)
Print method:Lithography on on different varieties of white paper without watermark or newsprint paper, perforate L11 or H11 [1000 元]
Sheet size:8 x 10 = 80 or 10 x 10 = 100
Designer:Hao Limin (郝利民)
Currency:Northeast Currency (東北幣)
Valid until:8 July 1950

Newsprint paper group:

Dark orange yellow group:

Orange yellow group:


 Paper types classification:

  • First stamp: White paper (also sometimes called soft white paper)
  • Second stamp: Meshed paper
  • Third stamp: Ribbed paper
  • Fourth stamp: Net paper (like the 500 元 denomination of the 3th print Mao Zedong Stamps (Northeast)) 
  • Fifth stamp: Newsprint paper

Remarks (in general / for this issue):
– Shifted perforation for the 1000 元 denomination (net paper) can be found commonly.
– The 1000 元 denomination exists with line or harrow perforation 10½ ~ 11. The classification of this denomination in their various paper types to their corresponding perforations is an ongoing research.


Trade Prices 2018 (USD) 
(★)
Yang Cat. No.Remarks
Set of 2
78,00
90,00
300 元oliv greenL11
75,00
85,00
NE123newsprint paper
imperf. ☐
1200,00
--pair, unissued, newsprint paper
1000 元dark orange yellowL/H11
10,00
12,00
--white paper
L/H11
8,00
10,00
--net paper
L11
25,00
30,00
NE124newsprint paper
imperf. ☐
1000,00
800,00
NE124cpair, newsprint paper
orange yellowL/H11
6,00
8,00
NE124awhite paper
L/H11
3,00
5,00
--meshed paper
L/H11
5,00
7,00
--ribbed paper
L/H11
3,00
5,00
--net paper