1892-96 Pictorial Issue

33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49

Details

Issue date September 1, 1892
Designer
Printing method Engraved
Printer Waterlow & Sons
Paper Watermarked: Rosette
Perforation
Sheet size 1c 6x10; 2c 6x10; 4c 10x6; 6c 5x8; 8c 5x6; 12c 4x5; 16c 3x5; 24c 4x5; 32c 3x5; $1 5x2; $2 2x5; $5 2x5
Subjects

Specimens, proofs and essays

Bileski promotional write up on the 1892 Pictorial Issue specimens.

Waterlow & Sons 1952 presentation booklet sample
In the 1952, Waterlow & Sons produced a sales booklet to showcase their printing capabilities, A Century of Stamp Production. This is the front and back of one of the samples cut from the book.

Surcharges and Overprints

1892 Officials
1893 Surcharge
1893 Surcharged Official
1894 Officials
1898-1905 Officials
1902 Surcharge
1902 Surcharged Official
1904 Surcharges
1917 Surcharges

Further reading

  • "The First Liberian Pictorials" / pp. 12-13 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Hamilton, Ben / Jul-Sep 2006
  • "Random Notes" / p. 8 / Journal of the Liberian Philatelic Society / Bird, Sidney / Jan-Mar 2005

See also

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