Errors and Varieties – India-Philippines JI – Miniature Sheet
A miniature sheet on Dolphins was issued by India on 16 Nov 2009 as a India – Philippines Joint Issue . A Study on Perforation shifts in these MS is listed for benefit of Readers.
PERFORATION SHIFT TO THE LEFT
ONE Miniature sheets is shown where the Vertical Perforation has shifted Left by about 04 mm which has resulted in the following
2000 Denomination Stamp
Butading in English is touching/cutting into the Right Perforation Margins
2000 Denomination has Shifted 4mm from left Perf Margin
2009 written in Rs 20 stamp is cut by right Perf Margin
India written in Hindi & English in Rs 20 stamp is touching Right Margin
500 Denomination Stamp
India written in Hindi & English in Rs 5 stamp has shifted 4 mm from left Margin
500 Denomination is touch/cut Right Perf Margin
Gangetic Dolphin in English is touching/cutting into the Right Perforation Margins
A NORMAL and Two MS with variety are shown marked by Arrows.