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Posted 01/11/2017   3:05 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add flipacoin to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
Hello everyone, Just wondering why this stamp has perfs missing, other than being purposely cut. Please weigh in, thanks!





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Posted 01/11/2017   3:12 pm  Show Profile Check Petert4522's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Petert4522 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
That was indeed on purpose, either that or someone had to cut the cover for some reason.


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Posted 01/11/2017   4:41 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add ikeyPikey to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Perhaps the top of the stamp was folded over the top of the envelope or postcard, and damaged.

Happens often enough.

Or there was a bit of mold, or ...

Cheers,

/s/ ikeyPikey
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Posted 01/12/2017   02:13 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add flipacoin to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thank you both for your explanations!
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