Sri Lanka 1978 25c Troides Helena –imperf discovery

A traffic light/plate 1B–1B–1B–1B block of the 25c Troides Helena value from the Sri Lanka butterflies commemorative set issued 28 November 1978 has surfaced imperforate to top margin. The variety emanates from the original Waddington printing rather than 5 January 1990 Questa printing. Previously unrecorded, just ten stamps from the top row of a pane would have been affected.

See here for a similar variety on the 50c value.

srilanka1978

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s