Original Stamp Image Original Seller's Description Altered Stamp Image Fraudulent Description
Item Number 1333813252

Sold on 12 Feb 2002 to "chickfrdstk" for $26.00

166 90c banknote USED cv$250

This is a perfectly good 166 with really nice centering. Clipped on left side of stamp

The stamp on the left was altered and resold. It has found a new life on the right.

NOTE: Reperforation job on left and the magical appearing grill where one didn't exist before.

Item Number 1346387378

Sold on 17 Apr 2002 by "schuylerac" for $56.55 as a:

144 USED GRILL CAT$1600

The seller "schuylerac" describes the following:

THE STAMP DISPLAYS A PARTIAL STRUCTURED GRILL WITH A SERIES OF GRILL POINTS IN LINEAR ROWS. IT APPEARS REALISTIC. IT CANNOT BE MEASURED FOR DEFINITE VERIFICATION AND AUTHENTICITY AND IT IS SOLD AS IS WITHOUT ANY IMPLICATION MADE OR IMPLIED THAT THIS IS A GENUINE GRILL!!!



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