Please note that ordered items sent outside the UK may incur customs or other charges.
This situation is beyond the control of the RPSL and all such charges will need to be met by the recipient.

Forgeries of the Great Britain 2s Brown of 1880

Bob Galland & Karl-Albert Louis

978-0-900631-83-2

£7.50

In stock

This book describes our current knowledge of forgeries of the 2s brown stamp of 1880. We have carried out a thorough literature search (figures in brackets in the text refer to numbers in the list of References) and examined institutional and private collections, dealers’ stocks and archives in order to establish as large a database as possible of these forgeries.

Based on corner letters, 16 forgeries have been identified; another is mentioned for completeness as it has been described though we have not seen an example. In total more than 150 examples of these 16 forgeries and their proofs are described in this book. More will exist. Nevertheless, they provide an indication of relative scarcity.