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Iceland Genuine


1873, Iceland, #1, Genuine

Iceland

1.) Watermark 112 (crown).
(2.) perforated 14 x 13.5.
(3.) Dot over the "i" of "Iceland" is a little to the right.
(4.) There is a dot over the "O" of "POST__".
(5.) There are 24 vertical lines in the upper left triangle.
(6.) The upper right triangle has 26 lines.
(7.) The lower left triangle has 28 lines.
(8.) The lower right triangle has 24 lines.
(9.) Exp: APS cert. Notes: do. Ref: Rev. Earee.


Iceland Forgery


1973, Iceland, #1, Forgery of unknown origin.

Iceland

(1.) No watermark.
(2.) Perforated 14.
(3.) No dot over the "i" of "Iceland".
4.) No dot over the "O" of "POST__".
(5.) Upper left triangle has only 21 lines.
(6.) Upper right triangle has only 18 lines.
(7.) Lower left triangle has only 20 lines.
(8.) Lower right triangle has only 19 lines.
(9.) Exp: do.