Postal Union Congress Stamps

These Post Office stamps were affixed to specially designed envelopes and postmarked on the first day that the stamps were issued.

10.05.1929 | Postal Union Oval Postmark, Postmarked at London

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Stamp Type:
Stamp Details:
1/2d, 1d, 1 1/2d, 2 1/2d King George V
£1 St. George and the Dragon
Producer/Series:
Postmark:
London, Postal Union Congress, CDS Postmark
Notes: This cover is marked as 'Identified as a Forgery' on the reverse.
Had the postmark been genuine, this first day cover would have been worth in the region of £750. This item would make an extremely good 'space-filler', for those collectors who could never afford that sort of money - and that's assuming they could find a copy of it in the first place, let alone in such good condition!
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