2 + 2 Cents 1951 - Hillenraad Castle

2 + 2 Cents 1951 - Hillenraad Castle
Added by Bart Perdieus
General Description : Hillenraad Castle is a 14th century square water castle located on the south side of Swalmen in the municipality of Roermond in the province of Limburg. The castle is located in the middle of an estate near the village of Boukoul. It consists of a moated main building with four corner towers, an outer castle, several outbuildings and a castle park. Hillenraad Castle has been a protected national monument since 1970. The entire complex consists of twenty separate entries in the national monument register, including the main building, the outbuildings and a number of elements in the park. The castle is not open to the public.
Face value 2+2 c - Dutch cent
Catalog code (Michel) NL 570
Catalog code (Scott) NL B224
Catalog code Yvert et Tellier NL 554; Stanley Gibbons NL 732; AFA number NL 570; NVPH NL 568
Series Timbre de vară - Olanda 1951
Place in series 1
Stamp colour Blue violet
Stamp use Semi Postal stamp
Print run 890.962
Issue date 15/05/1951
Designer W.Z. van Dijck
Paper type Stamp
Print technique Recess
Printed by Joh. Enschedé en Zonen
Perforation comb 12 x 12 1/2
Height 25.00 mm
Width 32.00 mm
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