Guyana 1987 First Flights from Georgetown 1927

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  • Issue date: 7th August 1987
  • two values (one design, two different overprints), in se-tenant pair
  • Printed by: overprinting by Auloprint, Georgetown
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format
  • perforations: 13 x 13.25
  • SG cataglogue 1214-1215 Scott #1832-1833

Flight of Fairey Nicholl Aug 1927 Georgetown 2v pair overprints on $1 butterfly

  • SG cataglogue 1214-1215 Scott #1832-1833


This issue notes flights by a Fairey Nicholl aircraft, on 8 August 1927 from Georgetown to Massaruni, and on 15 August 1927 from Georgetown to Mabaruma The overprinting is done locally by Auloprint, in black letterpress on the $1 butterfly stamp of 1978

Sheet stamps

$1.00 pair