Today I want to talk about Australian philately. One of Australia’s great philatelic rarities is The Inverted Swan. Its a first 4-pence blue postage stamp with error issued by Western Australia in 1855 year. The Black Swan was a colony’s symbol. Good to know that was one of the world’s first invert errors. During printing process the frame of stamps was inverted, but the image of the swan was normally printed. In result it is looks like inverted stamps and now it has become commonly known as the Inverted Swan.
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