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Gutenberg Bible (4)


Germany, Federal Republic [DEU]: Information on the Catawiki site about Gutenberg Bible (4), 1954.
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Catawiki number: 316985
Category: Postage Stamps
Catawiki stamp number: BRD 31-0
Gutenberg Bible
Face value: 4
Country / area: Germany, Federal Republic [DEU]Icon-information
Year: 1954
Month: 05
Day: 05
Collection: 1954 Gutenberg-Bijbel (BRD 31)
Stamp number in collection:  
Basic colour: Brown
Exact colour: Zwartbruin, Zwartlilabruin
Usage: Definitives
Type: Set, Stamp
Theme: Professions, Bibles, Books, Graphic industry, Religion, Tools
Geographical themes:  
Person themes: Gutenberg, Johann (ca.1394-1468)
Stamp subject: Drucker an Handpresse (15.Jhdt)
Michel number: 198
Yvert number: 74
Scott number:  
Stanley Gibbons number: 1124
Designer/Engraver: Brudi, Walter (1907-1987)
Printing office:  
Perforation: Comb perforation 13¾ : 14
Watermark: BP
Luminescence: None
Printing technique: Typography
Gum: Gummed
Print run: 21.200.000
Dimensions / diameter: 27,5 x 33 mm
This text has been translated automatically from German. Would you like to see an automatic translation?
Johannes Gensfleisch, genannt Gutenberg (* um 1400 in Mainz; † 3. Februar 1468 ebenda), gilt als Erfinder des Buchdrucks mit beweglichen Metalllettern (Mobilletterndruck) in Europa und der Druckerpresse.
Es gibt noch Bibelausgabe noch 13 Exemplare und einige Fragmente erhalten. Sie wurde zweispaltig, 36- zeilig auf 1.768 Seiten gedruckt
Submission date: 18-02-2009 03:23:51
Submitted by: Collect-A-ROM
Last updated on: 26-11-2015 19:17:18
Last updated by: tapir
Catawiki Catalogue value
Mint condition/unmounted (**): € 1.20
Unused (*):
Used/cancelled (o): € 0.70
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