Stamps of the Kingdom of Italy

by Tony Clayton

The 1863 Quindici Stamps printed by Matraire

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Type 2 Subject 7

General Characteristics:
White flaw to right of 15 in NE corner; small rising line in spandrel above N of QUINDICI; frame scratch under C of FRANCO (unclear)

Type 2

Subject 7 Group 1
Break in frame above A of POSTALE; dot beside top of second I in QUINDICI.

Type 2

Subject 7 Group 2
Cartouche break below C in QUINDICI; break in O of ITALIANO.

Type 2

Subject 7 Group 1
Another example.

Type 2

Subject 7 Group 1
A third example.


Subject 7 Group 3
Cartouche break below A in FRANCO; B of BOLLO flattened on top


Subject 7 Group 4
Frame break below AL in POSTALE

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