A comparison of the genuine and forged examples
of first issue stamps from selected countries

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Bermuda Genuine« Back


1865 Bermuda, #1, Mint lightly hinged, Genuine

(1.) Perf 14, watermark 1. (2.) Rose red in color. (3.) Letters thin and uniform. (4.) Background lines are thin, clear and uniform. (5.) Ten horizontal lines under lowest part of the neck. (6.) Exp: do. Ref: Earee


1889 Bermuda, #19, used, Genuine

(1.) Perf 14, watermark 2. (2.) Analine carmine in color. (3.) Letters are thin and uniform. (4.) Background lines are thin, clear and uniform. (5.) Ten horizontal lines under the lowest part of the neck. (6.) Exp: do. Ref: Earee.