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Analysis of the Steve Dawson Specialized Collection of U.S. Postal Stationery Forgeries

Bill Lehr, SEP 2003

 

 

 

Collection Page 1


Items are numbered left-to-right, top-to-bottom. Collection is housed on three pages. First digit represents the page, last two digits represent the item on the page. Die numbers are from the UPSS catalog. FG indicates forgery, GEN indicates genuine, CTS indicates cut to shape. Forgery types are from Collectors Companion to U. S. Postal Stationery, Bill Lehr

 

 

101 Die 2/U3 FG

102 Die 2/U4 FG

103 Die 6/U11 FG

104 Die 6./U12 FG

105 Die 6/U13 FG

106 Die 6/U14 FG

107 Die 7/U15 FG

108 Die 7/U16 FG

109 Die 8/U17 FG

110 Die 12 FG on white 19 X 25

111 Die 12 FG on white 21 X 25 1/2

112 Die 12/W21 FG 22 X 26

113 Die 12/U19 FG 20 X 25

114 Die 12/U19 FG 20 X 25

115 Die 9/U26 German FG

116 Die 9/U26 Franklin FG

117 Die 9/U27 Franklin FG

118 Die 14/U28 Franklin FG

119 Die 14/U29 German FG

120 Die 10/U30 Franklin FG

121 Die 10/U30 Washington FG

122 Die 10/U31 Washington FG

123 Die 10/U31 Franklin FG


 

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201 Die 11/U32T2 FG 20 X 25

202 Die 11/U33T2 FG 20 X 25

203 Die 11/U33T2 FG 20 X 25 1/2

204 Die 15U34T1 FG 23 X 26

205 Die 15/U34T2 FG 23 X 26

206 Die 17/U40 FG 29 X 27

207 Die 17/U41 FG 29 X 27

208 Die 21/U45 FG 29 X 24 3/4

209 Die 22/U46T1 or W47T1 FG 22 X 25 3/4

210 Die 26/U60T1 FG 23 X 27 1/2

211 Die 26/U60T2 FG 23 X 27 1/2

212 Die 26/U64 FG 24 lt X 27 1/2

213 Die 26/U63 or U64 FG 23 X 27 1/4

214 Die 28 FG 29 X 27 1/2

215 GEN, CTS

216 Die 29/U68 FG 30 X 27

217 GEN, CTS, mounted on card X 27

218 Die 30/U69 FG 30 X 27

219 Die 32/U72 GEN 29 X 27 lt

220 Die 40/U95 GEN, possible phony cancel


 

Collection Page 3

301 Die 71/U218T2 FG

302 Die 71/U218T1 FG

303 Die 71/U219T2 FG

304 Die 71/U219T1 FG

305 Die 71/U219 GEN

306 Die 71T2 FG

307 Die 79/U250 FG