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Ponta Delgada

Post Card with King Carlos Definitive Design

Post Card with King Carlos Definitive Design

This post card could be fold and sealed. The recipient
would open it by removing the edges along the perforations.

King Carlos Definitive Design

Low value in the set of 22 King Carlos definitives of 1897-1905.

The administrative region of Ponta Delgada included the islands of Sao Miguel and Santa Maria. It used its own stamps and postal stationary from 1892 to 1905. The stamps of the Azores were used from then until 1931 when they were replaced by those of Portugal.

Location of Ponta Delgada

Ponta Delgada is in the eastern Azores.


Kloetzel, James E. ed. "Ponta Delgada." Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue. Sidney, Ohio: Scott Publishing, 2008.



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