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Argentina---buenos Aires--real Stamp and Fakes

 
 
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Posted 02/17/2013   07:38 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add floortrader to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
New page ,two different types of forgeries

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Posted 02/17/2013   08:08 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add EricBismarck to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Nice! - I have a few Buenos Aires that came in some worldwide mixes. I wrote them as fakes because I just guessed. The printing is really defined and on somewhat hard paper.

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Posted 02/17/2013   11:02 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add floortrader to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Here is a better close up of the original


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Posted 02/17/2013   11:14 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add EricBismarck to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hey Floortrader - Here are mine:

Printing seems fake to me?

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Posted 02/17/2013   11:40 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add floortrader to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
ERIC-----I believe there is a page on this chatboard that those Steamship issues were discussed ,mine looks like yours on thick yellow paper .
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Posted 02/17/2013   11:59 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Timm to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I once read somewhere that 99.9% of all Buenos Aires stamps on the market today are fakes and forgeries.
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Posted 02/17/2013   12:29 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add ClassicalStamps to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Genuine Steamship for comparison:



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Posted 02/17/2013   8:08 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add EricBismarck to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks ClassicalStamps - I can see the differences with mine already.

Eric
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