1882-92 Numeral Issue

1882

22, 23

1885

Perforated 11.5 x 10.5, 10.5 x 10.5 on medium paper. Stamps were printed only 2 mm apart thus perforations are close to the design.

1889

Perforated 14. Stamps were printed only 2 mm apart thus perforations are close to the design.

1891

32
Perforated 12. Stamps were printed 4.5 mm apart thus wider spacing between the design and perforations

1892

24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
Perforated 11, 12 or 14.5 on thin paper. Stamps were printed 4.5 mm apart thus wider spacing between the design and perforations. These appear to be more common than the 2 mm spaced stamps.

Details

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Forgeries

Forgeries of these stamps do exist. Detailed information can be found below:
1882-92 Numeral Issue 1c Forgeries
1882-92 Numeral Issue 2c Forgeries
1882-92 Numeral Issue 32c Forgeries

Further reading

  • "When in 1892 was the Numerical Series Re-issued?" / p. 2 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Korn, Bryant / Oct-Dec 2010
  • "When in 1892 was the Numerical Series Re-issued? (Corrected)" / p. 2 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Korn, Bryant / Jan-Mar 2011
  • "Sheet Layout of the 1892 6c Numerical Issue" / pp. 1-11 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Chlanda, Henry / Jan-Mar 2013
  • "A Shortage of the 1885-89 Liberian Numerical Issues in 1890-1891" / pp. 2-4 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Korn, Bryant / Apr-Jun 2010
  • "The 1892 16 cent Orange-Yellow" / p. 14 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Korn, Bryant / Jan-Mar 2010
  • "Plating the 1891 8 cent (PC.4 Die III)" / pp. 15-16 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Korn, Bryant / Jan-Mar 2010
  • "Unlisted Varieties of Liberian Stamps" / pp. 12-13 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Bird, Sidney / Oct-Dec 2006
  • "An interesting Liberian issue" / pp. 14-15 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Poole, Bertram W.H. / Jul-Sep 2006

See also

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