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Second Air Post Issue November 6, 1921

Mi 109 Mi 110 Mi 111 Mi 112 Mi 113 Mi 114 Mi 115

Mi No. Denom. Color Perf. Wm. MNH U Sc No.
109 20 sk. Orange/Gray blue 11½ 3 H 2 2.20 C 8
110 40 sk. Prussian blue/Carmine 11½ 3 H 2 2.20 C 9
111 60 sk. Violet blue/Olive green 11½ 3 H 2 2.20 C 10
112 80 sk. Ochre/Dark green 11½ 3 H 2 2.20 C 11
113 1 auks. Blue green/Blue 11½ 3 H 2 2.20 C 12
114 2 auks. Warm gray/Brown orange 11½ 3 H 2 2.20 C 13
115 5 auks. Dull lilac/Blue 11½ 3 H 2 2.20 C 14
14 15.40

Data
Print house: Otto Elsner Printing Establishment in Berlin, Germany
Printing: Lithographic
Sheet: 100 (10x10)
Paper: White, with gum
Watermarks: Horizontal honeycomb (Wm. 3 H)
Perforation: 11½
Notes: Due to delays in printing and delivery, the triangle issue (Mi 118-120), printed in Kaunas, replaced these stamps on August 31, 1921. The delivery of these stamps with angel design took place on October 31, 1921. They were immediately relesed in small quantities to the post offices. The remainders were delivered to the American Lithuanian Commercial Company, a stock company, which sold them all dealers abroad.

Proofs
Imperforated. Pinkish paper, without gum. No watermarks.

Denom. Color
P 109 20 sk. Orange/Gray blue
P 109 A -- Orange/blue (double frame)
P 110 40 sk. Ultramarine/Carmine red (negative center on reverse side)
P 110 A -- Ultramarine/Carmine red (ouble center)
P 110 B -- Gray/Dark blue (double frame, 2nd frame lighter)
P 111 60 sk. Violet/Dark green
P 111 A -- Violet/Dark green (double center)
P 112 80 sk. Ochre/Dark green
P 113 1 auks. Dark green/Dark blue
P 114 2 auks. Gray/Brown red
P 115 5 auks. Dull lilac/Indigo
P 115 A -- Dull lilac/Double center blue and red

Imperforated. negative impression. White paper, with gum. Waterbarks horizontal honeycombs (Wm. 3 H)

Denom. Color
P 109 X 20 sk. Dull dark blue/Light green
P 110 X 40 sk. Blue green/Dull red
P 111 X 60 sk. Blue green/Dull red
P 112 X 80 sk. Blue green/Dull red
P 113 X 1 auks. Blue green/Dull red
P 114 X 2 auks. Blue green/Dull red
P 115 X 5 auks. Blue green/Dull red

Known in se-tenant pairs:
40 sk. and 60 sk.
1 auks. and 2 auks.

Imperforated sheetlet (53 mm x 120 mm). Negative impression. White paper, with gum.
Watermarks - horizontal honeycombs (Wm. 3 H)

Denom. Color
B 109 Y 20 sk. Blue gray/Dull red

Essays
Imperforated. Design: angel with plane, "Lietuv" above. Yellowish paper, without gum.
Watermarks - vertical honeycombs (Wm. 3 V).

Denom. Color
E 109 20 sk. Pale violet/Dark green
E 110 40 sk. Pale green/Violet
E 111 60 sk. Pale green/Dark blue
E 112 80 sk. Yellow green/Orange
E 113 1 auks. Dull ochre/Dark green
E 114 2 auks. Light carmine/Dark carmine
E 115 5 auks. Carmine red

All essays with network as second color. Come in sheetlets with registry markings. Size 145 mm x 85 mm, all stamps included:

1 Auks. 2 Auks. 5 Auks.
20 sk. 40 sk. 40 sk. 80 sk.


Imperforated. Negative printing. Same design. White paper, with gum. Watermarks - horizontal honeycombs (Wm. 3 H).

Denom. Color
E 109 X 20 sk. Dull ochre/Dark green
E 109 Y -- Pale violet/Dark green
E 110 X 40 sk. Dull ochre/Dark green
E 110 Y -- Pale violet/Dark green
E 111 X 60 sk. Pale violet/Dark green
E 111 Y -- Pale green/Purple
E 111 W -- Light carmine/Dark carmine
E 112 X 80 sk. Pale green/Purple
E 112 Y -- Light carmine/Dark carmine
E 113 X 1 auks. Carmine/Red
E 114 X 2 auks. Carmine/Red
E 114 Y -- Yellow green/Orange
E 115 X 5 auks. Yellow green/Orange


Imperforated sheetlet (37 mm x 72 mm) with registry markings. White paper, with gum.
Watermarks - vertical honeycombs (Wm. 3 V).

Denom. Color
E 111 S 60 sk. Violet blue/Red
E 111 T -- Olive brown/Gray green


Imperforated sheetlwt (approx. 120-160 mm x 95-115 mm) with registry markings. Different design. With or without network.
Negative printing. White paper, with gum. Watermarks - vertical honeycombs (Wm. 3 V).

Denom. Color Network
E 1 20 sk. Dark blue Pink
E 1 A -- Red brown
E 1 B -- Green Yellow
E 1 C -- Blue Light blue
E 1 D -- Light blue
E 1 E -- Red/Dark blue Red
E 2 40 sk. Red brown
E 2 A -- Dark blue Pink
E 2 B -- Light blue
E 2 C -- Dull blue Light blue
E 2 D -- Green Light yellow
E 3 60 sk. Light blue
E 3 A -- Red/Dark blue Red
E 4 80 sk. Red brown
E 5 1 auks. light blue
E 5 A -- Dark blue/Red Blue
E 6 2 auks. Light blue
E 6 A -- Red/Dark blue Red
E 7 5 auks. Light blue
E 7 A -- Dark blue/Red

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