Stato Pontificio, Kirchenstaat, Etats pontificaux
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50 b blue 1 Scudo red
These stamps were printed in sheets of 50 (10 x 5). The 1 Scudo stamp was only used in Rome.
Value of the stamps
vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare
Specialists distinghuish two printings of the 50 b; the first printing is quite clear, the second printing is more defective. Example of the second printing:
Many forgeries exist of the 50 b and 1 S stamps. In the early 20 th century Album Weeds already distinghuishes 6 forgeries of the 50 b and 5 forgeries of the 1 B. Examples of forgeries:
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