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Queen Victoria era Hong Kong stamps with perfins & company markings

Queen Victoria era Hong Kong stamps with perfins & company markingsHere are images of nice looking postage stamps from Queen Victoria era Hong Kong. Once again, these come with a small twist. ...(126 words,2 images, 2 comments)

Denmark perfins

Denmark perfinsTo continue with some of the interesting perfins of the world, below are two not-so-ordinary shaped perfins from Denmark. To make things even more interesting, there is a nearly 90 years difference between these two stamps. At least in Denmark, the perfin culture seems to be still very much alive and kicking. ...(158 words,1 images, 23 comments)

Great Britain 1902 King Edvard VII 2sh6p stamp with KLD perfin

Great Britain 1902 King Edvard VII 2sh6p stamp with KLD perfinOne of the most common form of unusual things in postage stamps are perfins.  Some consider a stamp with a perfin seriously damaged, some (like me) collect them with passion.  Below is an image of nicely used 1902 Great Britain King Edward VII 2sh6p stamp (Michel 115A, SG#261, Scott#139) with perfin. ...(125 words,1 images, 2 comments)

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