Postage stamps commemorate the people and events that shape the United States. In this collection of the most valuable American stamps, we highlight not only the history portrayed but some of the other features that make them valuable. As you see, many of these predate the 20th century and are very rare items. These contribute significantly to the hive values they carry for collectors and dealers. Presently, only of these stamps exist. Cross-country deliveries from New York to San Francisco became commonplace by the s.
The Most Valuable and Rare Stamps Of British Commonwealth and Colonies
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Postage stamps are repositories of history. They give a unique perspective into the history of its period and place. Either due to some errors or other specialties, some of the stamps have acquired super star status among their kind. These stamps are held in high regard by the collectors and are estimated to be worth millions. Here is a list of 10 of the most valuable and rarest postage stamps in history. It was the first tricolor stamp in the world and had a face value of 2. Basel was one of the only three Swiss cantons to print postal stamps.
100 Most Valuable Stamps
My friend invited me over today to have a look at some of his most valuable South African stamp collection. Let me tell you, it was something truly special. Apparently, they can range from anything between a few hundred rand to R1. I decided to get on board and blog about my research. As with anything, these prices might change by the time you look at them.
The Germania issues of to are Germany's longest running definitive stamp series. The issues span two major German political periods, the German Empire and the Weimar Republic, a time span which includes World War I and its aftermath. There are three major Germania types with numerous minor variation and a multitude of surcharges and overprints.