Gambia 1938 1d Elephant with confetti flaw

A unique example of the 1938 1d Elephant definitive issued 1 April 1938 (SG151; Sc133) has surfaced with a stunning confetti flaw – a circular unprinted area – above King George VI’s portrait. The confetti flaw occurred when a piece of paper punched from the pre-printed sheet became stuck to the sheet, was printed over and subsequently fell off leaving the circular unprinted area. Discover further examples of confetti flaws here.


1d Elephant definitive with confetti flaw