Roman States 1852. (Scott #5)

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Genuine


The top of the 4 is widely separated from the bottom
The horizontal bar of the 4 is curved, both at left and right
The top and bottom of the E of POSTALE is broken
The tassel above the J of BAK is solin and well above the bottom frame

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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