NETHERLANDS

Stamps inscribed 'Nederland' (no country name on stamps before 1869)

1852 ->

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HERALDIC CATS

Issue Item code Item type Face value Remarks SC
1869 Definitives I NL18690100 ST 0_01 Stamp 0.01 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Black
Perf. 14
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 14A
NL18690100 ST 0_02 1 Stamp 0.02 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Yellow, yellowish brown
Perf. 14
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 17A
NL18690100 ST 0_02 2 Stamp
0.02
Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Yellow, yellowish brown
Perf. 13.25
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 17B
NL18690100 IMP 0_01 Imperforate stamp
0.01
Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Black
Imperforate
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 14U
NL18690100 IMP 0_02 Imperforate stamp
0.02
Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Yellow, yellowish brown
Imperforate
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 17U
1869 Definitives II NL18690500 ST 0_01 1 Stamp 0.01 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Green
Perf. 14
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 15A
NL18690500 ST 0_01 2 Stamp 0.01 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Green
Perf. 13.25
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 15B
NL18690500 ST 0_015 1 Stamp 0.015 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Pink
Perf. 14
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 16A
NL18690500 ST 0_015 2 Stamp 0.015 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Pink
Perf. 13.25
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 16B
NL18690500 IMP 0_01 Imperforate stamp 0.01 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Green
Imperforate
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 15U
NL18690500 IMP 0_015 Imperforate stamp 0.015 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Pink
Imperforate
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 16U
1870 Definitives NL18701100 ST 0_025 1 Stamp 0.025 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Violet, lilac
Perf. 14
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 18A
NL18701100 ST 0_025 2 Stamp 0.025 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Violet, lilac
Perf. 13.25
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 18B
NL18701100 ST 0_025 Imperforate stamp 0.025 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Violet, lilac
Imperforate
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 18U
1871 Definitives NL18710100 ST 0_005 1 Stamp 0.005 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Perf. 14
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 13A
NL18710100 ST 0_005 2 Stamp 0.005 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Perf. 13.25
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 13B
NL18710100 IMP 0_005 Imperforate stamp 0.005 Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Imperforate
Valid until 31 October 1879
MI 13U
1905 's-Gravenhage Slogan Postmark NL19050000_ PMK 2490 Slogan Postmark - Heraldic Lion
Two Crowned Lion Rampant Guardant Supporters
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
Greater CoA of the Netherlands
Earliest use reported:
20 June 1905
Latest use reported:
20 June 1905
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1906 The Amsterdam Anti-Tubercolsis Society NL19061221 ST 0_01__0_01 Semi-postal stamp 0.01
+ 0.01
Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Valid for inland postage until 31 January 1907
MI 69
NL19061221 ST 0_03__0_03 Semi-postal stamp 0.03
+ 0.03
Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Valid for inland postage until 31 January 1907
MI 70
NL19061221 ST 0_05__0_05 Semi-postal stamp 0.05
+ 0.05
Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
CoA of the Netherlands
Valid for inland postage until 31 January 1907
MI 71
1935 The Printers' Employers Federation / Federatie der Werkgeveersorganisatiên in het Boekdrukkersbedrijf
Meter Frank
NL1935 MF FWEB 1015 Meter Frank - Heraldic Lion
"Herengracht 124"
Amsterdam
Machine no. 553
Earliest use reported:
20 Feb 1935
Latest use reported:
20 Feb 1935
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1945 Haagsche Post Meter Frank NL1945 MF HAPO 2500 Meter Frank - Heraldic Lions
HP Masthead
"Kleine Zoekers - Reuze Vinders - Haagsche Post"
The Hague (s'Gravenhage)
Machine no. H515
Earliest use reported:
9 Sept 1935
Latest use reported:
20 Feb 1935
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1954 Lewenstein Meter Frank NL1954 MF LEWE 1075 Meter Frank - Heraldic Lions
Old Lewenstein Logo
Amsterdam
"Naal-machines - Onze Service - Onze Kracht - Lewenstein"
Machine no. FR5363
Earliest use reported:
6 Nov 1954
Latest use reported:
6 Nov 1954
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1964 Naaldwijk Municipality Meter Frank NL1964 MF GENA 2670 Meter Frank - Heraldic Lion
Naaldwijk CoA
"Gemeente Naaldwijk"
Naaldwijk
Machine no. PR1380
Earliest use reported:
29 June 1964
Latest use reported:
29 June 1964
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1965 Alkemade Municipality Meter Frank NL1965 MF GEAL 2370 Meter frank - Heraldic Lion
Alkemade CoA
"Gemeente Alkemade - Watersposrt en Bloemencentrum"
Macjine no. FR7514
Roelofarendsveen
Earliest use reported:
29 March 1965
Latest use reported:
29 March 1965
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1969 Noordwijkerhout Municipality Meter Frank NL1969 MF NOOR 2211 Meter frank - Heraldic Lion
Noordwijkerhout CoA
"Noordwijkerhout"
Noordwijkerhout
Earliest use reported:
11 June 1969
Latest use reported:
11 June 1969
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1970 Noordwijk Municipality Meter Frank NL1970 MF NOWI 2200 Meter frank - Heraldic Lion
Lion Rampant
Noordwijk CoA
"Bloemen - Badplaats - Gemeente Noordwijk"
Machine no. PR2922
Earliest use reported:
13 October 1970
Latest use reported:
13 October 1970
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1980 Nieuwenhagen Municipality Meter Frank NL1980 MF NIEU 6391 Meter frank - Heraldic Lion
Nieuwenhagen CoA
"Nieuwenhagen Gemeente S.U.N - Raadhuisstraat 16 - 6391 IL"
Nieuwenhagen
Machine no. FR20248
Earliest use reported:
2 May 1980
Latest use reported:
2 May 1980
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1981 Alblasserdam Municipality Meter Frank NL1981 MF GEAB 2950 Meter Frank
-
Heraldic Lion
Lion Rampant
Alblasserdam CoA
"Gemeente Alblasserdam"
Machine no. P.B.2023
Alblasserdam
Earliest use reported:
20 August 1981
Latest use reported:
20 August 1981
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1985 Aalsmeer Muncipality Meter Frank NL1985 MF GEAA 1430 Meter Frank
-
Heraldic Lion
Lion Rampant
Aalsmeer CoA
"Gemeente Alblasserdam"
Machine no. FR8328
Alblasserdam
Earliest use reported:
21 May 1985
Latest use reported:
21 May 1985
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1985 Royal Dutch Athletic Union Meter Frank NL1985 MF NEAT 3508 Meter Frank
-
Heraldic Lions
"Kon. Ned. Atl. Unie - Veni Vidi Vici - Postbus 14444 - 3508 SM"
Machine no. FR22161
Utrecht
Earliest use reported:
18 March 1985
Latest use reported:
18 March 1985
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1986 Adorp Municipality Meter Frank NL1986 MF GEAD 9770 Meter Frank
-
Heraldic Lion
Lions Rampant
"Gemeente Adorp"
Machine no. PR3025
Utrecht
Earliest use reported:
19 December 1986
Latest use reported:
19 December 1986
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1991 Aalburg Municipality Meter Frank NL1991 MF GEAU 4260 Meter Frank
-
Heraldic Lion
Lion Passant
"Gemeente Aalburg - Postbus 40 - 4260 AA"
Machine no. FR27141
Wijk en Aaalburg
Earliest use reported:
27 February 1991
Latest use reported:
27 February 1991
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1993 Royal Dutch Basketball Association Meter Frank NL1993 MF KNKV 3700 Meter Frank - Heraldic Lion (stylized)
"KNKV - Koninklijk Nederlamds Korvballver-bond - Afdeling Midden Nederland - Postbus 1500 - 33700 BM"
Zeist
Machine no. RN4779
Earliest use reported:
18 March 1985
Latest use reported:
18 March 1985
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1993 PNO Consultants Meter Frank NL1993 MF PNOC 7556 Meter Frank - Heraldic Lion
Two Lion Rampant Supporters
Old PNO Logo
"PNO Adviesgroep"
Machine no. HR10166
Earliest use reported:
14 September 1993
Latest use reported:
14 September 1993
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2002 Dutch Provinces I NL20020312 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
Lions Passant
Friesland CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020312 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
Lions Passant
Friesland CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
12 March 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces II NL20020326 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
Drenthe CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020326 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
Drenthe CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
26 March 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces III NL20020409 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lion Rampant
Lions Passant Gardant
North Holland CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020409 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lion Rampant
Lions Passant Gardant
North Holland CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
9 April 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces IV NL20020423 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
Gelderland CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020423 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
Gelderland CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
23 April 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces V NL20020507 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
North Brabant CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020507 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
North Brabant CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
7 May 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces VI NL20020521 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
Groningen Provincial CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020521 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
Groningen Provincial CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
21 May 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces VII NL20020604 ST 0_39 Stamp 0.39 Heraldic Lion
Lion Rampant from South Holland Flag
MI 2010
NL20020604 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (on stamp, postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
South Holland Flag and
South Holland CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020604 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
South Holland CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
4 June 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces VIII NL20020618 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant Gardant
Lions Rampant
Utrecht Province CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020618 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant Gardant
Lions Rampant
Utrecht Province CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
18 June 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces IX NL20020702 ST 0_39 Stamp 0.39 Heraldic Lion
Lion Rampant from Limburg Flag
MI 2026
ILM
NL20020702 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (on stamp, postmark and cachet)
[Crowned] Lions Rampant
Limburg Flag and
Limburg CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020702 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
Limburg CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
2 July 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces X NL20020716 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant Gardant
Lions Rampant
Overijssel CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020716 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant Gardant
Lions Rampant
Overijssel CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
16 July 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces XI NL20020730 ST 0_39 Stamp 0.39 Heraldic Lion
Demi-Lion Rampant from Zeeland Flag
MI 2028
ILM
NL20020730 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (on stamp, postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
Demi-lion Rampant
Zeeland Flag and
Zeeland CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020730 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
Demi-lion Rampant
Zeeland CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
30 July 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces XII

This issue is also listed under Mythic Cats

NL20020813 FDC 0_39 First Day Cover 0.39 Heraldic Lions (in postmark and cachet)
Lions Rampant
Merlion Rampant
Flevoland CoA
Official single-stamp FDC
CC
NL20020813 FDP 2513 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lions
Lions Rampant
Merlion Rampant
Flevoland CoA
"Eerste dag van uitgifte"
Den Haag (The Hague)
13 August 2002
CC
2002 Dutch Provinces XIII NL20020830 SH 4_68 Sheetlet 4.68 Heraldic Lions (on 3 stamps)
Lion Rampant
Crowned Lion Rampant
Demi-lion Rampant
Flags of South Holland, Limburg and Zeeland
Sheetlet with all 12 stamps issued in the series
MI KB1992-1993, 2000-2001, 2003, 2009-2010, 2023, 2026-2029
2009 Personalizable Stamps NL20090310 ST 0_44 1 Stamp 0.44 Heraldic Lion
Lion Rampant
Logo of the Royal Dutch Golf Federation
Prototype of personalizable stamp
MI 2647
2014 10th Dutch Participation in the FIFA World Cup NL20140602 ST 1 1 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (1934 Italy)
MI 3240
  NL20140602 ST 1 2 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (1938 France)
MI 3241
  NL20140602 ST 1 3 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (1974 Germany)
MI 3242
  NL20140602 ST 1 4 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (1978 Argentina)
MI 3243
  NL20140602 ST 1 5 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (1990 Italy)
MI 3244
  NL20140602 ST 1 6 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (1994 USA)
MI 3245
  NL20140602 ST 1 7 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (1998 France)
MI 3246
  NL20140602 ST 1 8 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (2006 Germany)
MI 3247
  NL20140602 ST 1 9 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (2010 South Africa)
MI 3248
  NL20140602 ST 1 10 Stamp 1
(0.64 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Crowned Lion Rampant (2014 Brazil)
MI 3249
  NL20140602 SH 10x1 Sheetlet 10 x 1
(6.40 on issue)
Heraldic Lion (on all stamps)
Crowned Lion Rampant
Sheetlet with all 10 stamps in set)
MI KB3240-3249
2015 Bi-Centenary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands NL20150302 ST 2 3 Stamp 2
(1.38 on issue)
Heraldic Lion
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
Stylized CoA of the Netherlands
MI 3331
  NL20150302 FDC 2X2 First Day Cover 2 x 2
(2 x 1.38 on issue)
Heraldic Lion (on one stamp and cachet)
Armed and Crowned Lion Rampant
Stylized CoA of the Netherlands
Official FDC with
NL20150302 ST 2 3
and another stamp
BPS

List compiled by Geir Arveng with helpful information from Greg Balagian, Shaun Stevens, Bridget Robinson,
Ron Berger, Elisabeth Hallsjö and TS Tan.
Latest update: 19 March, 2017