"Interesting. I Googled "austria newspaper stamp 1904" as per the post mark and a whole bunch of other stamps came up which leads me to believe that your stamp wasn't available in 1904 but if you happened to have one you could still…"
"Michael is correct news paper stamp. Best thing to do is find a collector and ask them the value. It could be worth $100 + or - in its condition. Check the Antiques and The Arts Weekly for dealers . "
"The text on the stamp are:
K.K. at the Top
STAMPEL at the Left
ZEITUNGS at the Right
and POST at the Bottom
It is a newspaper stamp and is from Austria and the shape is made by hand, as someone has simply cut the surrounding white border and…"
"I thought the edges on it were very unique, i've never seen a stamp with those types of edges, usually they have the perforated kind with the holes, so I was wanting to know more about the stamp itself and what it was."
"I wasn't wanting an appraisal on the gold, I was just wanting to know what this pin was from. The solar, the fact that it was gold filled, and the logo on it, I was hoping might trigger someone's knowledge bank."
"BikerBonnie, On their Harley....took me a minute to get your joke. Love it.
I was just explaining what "gold filled" is; didn't mean to suggest that you had thoughts about melting it.
"Melt Value" is part of appraising…"
""Winged disk" is an ancient Lydian symbol. Its meaning is unknown. 10k gold filled is not good gold. It has less value than gold plated. No melt value. "Solar" is sometimes associated with nudist clubs."
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