ALFONSO XIII - BABY HEAD stamps of the PHILIPPINES

Forgeries

20c Surcharge Forgeries

Type C1

Genuine Handstamp Type C1
 

The forged handstamp was described by Bartels et al (1904) as Type C58.

Characteristics:

The “20” appears too short in height,

letters and date appear too large

there is no period after the date.

 

#F-174A Type C1 black on 20c grey brown

#F-175 Type C1 black on 20c dark violet

#F-174A C1 black (with 'bow tie' constant flaw)

 

 

#F-175 C1 black

 

#F-177 Type C1 black on 25c brown

 

 

#F-177 C1 black

described by Bartels et al (1904): #C259-1.

 

Forgeries

Babyheads

Base Stamps

 

Surcharges

Introduction 

Reprints

5c

15c

20c

Telegraph 

Trial Sheet

 

Overprints

Marianus

Zamboanga

Habilitado

 

Essays

Essays