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Postage stamps and philately of Afghanistan

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Unlisted perforation variety on Afghan airmail stamp

Unlisted perforation variety on Afghan airmail stampLast night I was going through an accumulation of Afghan stamp I acquired during the summer, and I came across with a bizarre finding that contradicts catalog information. As usual I'd be very grateful if blog readers could assist me in nailing this one. ...(208 words,1 images, 12 comments)

Bogus: Afghanistan 1999 Masks miniature sheet

Bogus: Afghanistan 1999 Masks miniature sheetLet's continue with the world of miniature sheets but with another theme. Bogus issues are a concern for any stamp collector. Especially topical stamps are a big favourite amongst bogus makers as the thematic stamp  collectors are usually not so "bogus aware" as country collectors.  As my first example with this topic I've chosen a 1999 Afghanistan miniature sheet of 12 stamps issued in 1999. ...(210 words,1 images, 4 comments)

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