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The 1941 Petain series of stamps is not exactly a rarity in French collections and is sold my most dealers at handling price only. Here however we have an interesting variation to the stamp. Forged, probably in Whitehall, the head of Petain has the shadowy
GibChris · 1010 days ago

This cover dates from 1941. The Germans had retaken the two boarder regions of Alsace and Lorraine and produced stamps over printed with the German names of these regions (Elsaz and Lothringen). The letter was written from Strasbourg which is the capital o
GibChris · 1018 days ago