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"Lake Managua & Momotombo Volcano"
Issue date: 1900/1903

The design shows a steam locomotive at Lake Managua and the Momotombo volcano in the background.

The series of 13 stamps were issued on January 1st 1900. In 1902 additional three stamps issued without the printers imprint AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO N.Y. at the foot of the stamp. Of the series are existing numerous variations of surcharged stamps, (surcharge inverted, surcharge double, surcharge double and one inverted, ...).

It is not known, if all this surcharged stamps were postaly used in Nicaragua at that time. Somewhere i read "The Nicaraguan postal authority was happy to produce other surcharges at the request of stamp dealers".

In view of the large quantity of such stamps, the overprintings are not listed.

 

1st January 1900
1 Centavo

1st January 1900
2 Centavos

1st January 1900
3 Centavos

1st January 1900
4 Centavos

1st January 1900
5 Centavos

1st January 1900
6 Centavos

1st January 1900
10 Centavos (violet)

1st January 1900
15 Centavos (blue)

1st January 1900
20 Centavos

1st January 1900
50 Centavos

1st January 1900
1 Peso (yellow)

1st January 1900
2 Pesos

1st January 1900
5 Pesos

 

 

1st January 1902
5 Centavos

1st January 1902
5 Centavos

1st January 1902
10 Centavos

 

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