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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Keith Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 07 September 2015 at 08:15
Originally posted by Daniel Daniel wrote:

I was able to recognise them from Keith's images.
At last!  After all these years!  Someone actually looking at the askme website.  It makes the hours whittling those web pages all worthwhile Smile

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Originally posted by JesperDK JesperDK wrote:

Hi Keith,
I have the signed proofs that goes along with the stamps (if you want you are welcome to add them to the "Naked ladies and hats"-page):
  Lucky devil.  I usually only use images of items I own but I might make an exception in this case.  Of course you could always just give them to me!

Originally posted by JesperDK JesperDK wrote:

Do you know the story behind the stamps?

As far as I understand "Ile Chapeau" (Hat Island) is an independent island on River Seine where Ladies must wear the latest fashion in hats dated around 1900-1920
   I don't think I knew the story - although it would take weeks of ploughing through Gerald's e-mails to check.  I'll use the information to update the website.  Thanks.

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Bahrain Camel - does the inverted one command a higher price?
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Keith Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 15 September 2015 at 04:17
Originally posted by Bas S Warwick Bas S Warwick wrote:

Bahrain Camel - does the inverted one command a higher price?
All Gerald King stamps are worth more than any of the others.  The rarest are usually the ones without any errors at all Confused

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After a wait of only about 33 years there is a new Wonderland Christmas card.  I've added details of it, and its predecessor, to the Askme website and they can be found on the end of this link.

As the envelopes include Wonderland stamps and the envelope and card are both signed by Gerry they seem more like collectors' items than something you'd actually put in the post to some ingrate.  They have appeared on eBay; I'm not sure how many there will be (the eBay listing says there are only 3 sets left at the moment) so get in early if you are interested.

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Here's one.

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Gerald King - Experimental Designs, Unadopted - Joined strips of 4 and Individual stamps" of the ┬┤White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, Child Welfare┬┤:

Experimental Design

Does anyone know some more information about these (story, what year they are from, etc.)?

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GB 1929 Postal Union Congress
Submitted but unadopted designs. Designer details on the back.

Front:
Postal Union Congress (Front)

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Postal Union Congress (Back)

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Keith Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21 December 2015 at 05:15
Originally posted by JesperDK JesperDK wrote:

Does anyone know some more information about these (story, what year they are from, etc.)?


Mine came with a letter from Gerry that might help.  But I've been made to tidy everything away for Christmas.  I'll see if I can find it when I'm allowed to mess the house up again in the new year!

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