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Cyprus "Specimen" Overprint Sg 37s?  
 

 
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Posted 02/11/2018   10:51 pm  Show Profile Check jimjamtwo's eBay Listings Bookmark this topic Add jimjamtwo to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
Does anyone have a catalogue that lists Specimen varieties? If I understand the Gibbons numbering system correctly, this would be SG 37s, I think, but I only have a Scott catalogue for Cyprus.



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Posted 02/12/2018   01:38 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bobby De La Rue to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
SG 48 I'd say. The 1894-96 set of 10 were all overprinted specimen. Worth 350 for the set as opposed to 250 for a MLH set.

James Bendon's book is the bible for specimen overprints but I don't know if it lists varieties.

Hope this helps!
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Thanks. I've looked around but can only find a case of the 48p having been offered for sale. Never seen a full set offered anywhere
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