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15c Argentina Stamp, 1862??

 
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Posted 10/27/2020   1:29 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Stamps_inherit to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Hey everyone,
I recently inherited a stamp collection. I tried to indentify the stamp of argentina I'm a beginner from Germany an for me it's impossible to check if the stamp is of significant value or forgery or.... If anyone could help I would appreciate it.
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Posted 10/30/2020   12:10 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add stallzer to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Has all the looks of a fake.
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Posted 11/08/2020   05:55 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Stamps_inherit to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi, thanks for the information.Could you explain in more detail why it could be a fake?
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Posted 11/09/2020   2:30 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add stallzer to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
The real McCoy's have 15 lines in the shield, yours has 10 or 11. Also you might want to count the pearls the real ones have 71.


http://stampforgeries.com/album-weeds-argentina/
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Edited by stallzer - 11/09/2020 2:33 pm
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Posted 11/11/2020   09:27 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add steevh to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Lots of old collections have these fake Argentina stamps in them. You see them all the time.

I'm not sure if I have got any of the real ones yet.
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Posted 11/12/2020   08:52 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add stallzer to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Indeed, I have a couple as well that I treat as forgeries / fakes and have them in a Vario page with other fakes.
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