The forgeries of Liberian stamps are different to those of other countries.

Torres did not fake the lower values and the imperfect ones only. Here you will find more stamps than in the catalogue.

Liberia in Catalogue


The forgeries can be identified by the background, which contains much more details than on original issue. In opposite to this Torres usually simplifies the image.

Scans of stamps are published with the permission of Manfred Baier. More infos about Liberian stamps you will find on his website: www.philib.org.







Liberia Original Mi. 1-3


Especially the clouds in the background are obviously different.


Liberia Mi. 1


Liberia Mi. 2


Liberia Mi 3