Common Fakes and Alterations

With Any High Dollar Stamp it is Always Best to Have the Stamp Expertised. Image Alteration What to Look For Trimming the perforations off an 1857-1861 issue to make it resemble an 1851 – 1857 imperf. issue. Difficult to Detect Look for stamps being narrower than the normal stamp. Also, look for indentations from the… read more »