Roman States 1852. (Scott #2)

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Genuine


The upper part of the S in POSTALE is smaller than the lower part
The top of the A of BAJ is rounded and not pointy
The serif at the bottom of the A of BAJ at the right is much longer that that on the left
The 1 in BAJ 1 is indented at the top
The ribbon with the tasel at the right is near the key bit

Forgeries



 

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Bibliography

The Work of Jean De Sperati by the British Philatelic Association 1955

Album Weeds by Rev. R. B. Earee

The Serrane Guide by Fernand Serrane

The Forged Stamps of all Countries by J. Dorn

Compiled by Bill Claghorn (July 01, 2000)
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