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Genuine And Forged Overprints Of France's 1927 Air Post Issue

 
 
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Posted 11/12/2019   12:31 pm  Show Profile Check 51studebaker's eBay Listings Bookmark this topic Add 51studebaker to your friends list Get a Link to this Message


SCF member cjpalermo1964 has generous contributed a new article "Genuine and Forged Overprints of France's 1927 Air Post Issue". It is published here http://stampsmarter.com/Learning/Ge...rgeries.html

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Posted 11/12/2019   12:49 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bud to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Don't collect France, but enjoyed the article. Thanks!
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I am going to read this article more carefully but just skimming it I see that Figure 6 states "Genuine" when it should be "Forgery".
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Yes, figure 6 confused me.
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In genuine stamps the rear wheel can be just before the "t" ,above it or just after.
the accent over the "i" ;would better be described as squarish.It is not always so.
Also the accent over the "e" can touch the letter in some positions.
Total number printed is 60.000 for no.1,60.000 for no.2.
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Edited by perf12 - 11/13/2019 09:29 am
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