1880 Seated Liberty

16, 17, 18, 19, 20

Details

Issue date Different per transfer (see below)
Designer
Printing method
Printer T. F. Todhunter
Paper
Perforation
Sheet size
Subjects

Largest known multiples

1c - block of 120[1]
2c - block of 30[1]

Surcharges and overprints

1916 Seated Liberty Surcharges

Fournier Forgeries

Fran├žois Fournier is known to have forged this issue of stamps. Of all the different forgeries for this issue, the Fournier forgeries are some of the best.

Forgeries of the 1880 printing

Further reading

  • "Liberia - The Printers and Dies of the 1880 and 1881 Issues" / pp. 8-11 Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Wickersham, Cornelius W. / Jul-Sep 2011
  • "Cancelled-to-Order and Forgery Cancellations on the 1880 First Issue Fifth Transfer Printing" / pp. 14-18 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Korn, Bryant / Jul-Sep 2010

References

1. Apr 28-May 1 2011 / The Westpex Sale - Important Worldwide Stamps and Covers

See also

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