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THE FORMAT INTERNATIONAL SECURITY PRINTERS LTD. ARCHIVE

Information and Reference of What was Found in the Archive

Stamp issues for Nevis printed by the Format International Security Printers Ltd. and items found in the Archive

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Nevis stamps printed by Format International Security Printers Ltd.
Links to pages with information on items found in the archive

1980 80TH BIRTHDAY OF QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER
Printed in sheets including two se-tenant stamp-size labels. Scott #113, SG #50

1980 80th Birthday of the Queen Mother Stamp
Mini Sheet of 8 Plus Labels.
1980 80th Birthday of the Queen Mother Mini Sheet

1980 CHRISTMAS
Printed in sheets of 8 stamps plus 1 label Scott #118-20, SG #55-7
Quantities of SPECIMEN overprinted stamps exist.

1980 Christmas Stamps
Mini Panes of 8 Plus Label.
1980 Christmas Mini Panes of 8 Plus Label

1982 21ST BIRTHDAY OF PRINCESS DIANA Scott #150-2, SG #85-7
Appears that large quantities of Specimen overprinted stamps of this issue perforated and imperforate exist.

1982 21st Birthday of Princess Diana Stamps

1982 BIRTH OF PRINCE WILLIAM OF WALES
21st birthday of Princess Diana stamps overprinted "ROYAL BABY". Scott #153-5, SG #88-90

1982 21st Birthday of Princess Diana Stamps Overprinted ROYAL BABY

1982 CHRISTMAS, CHILDREN'S PAINTINGS Scott #159-62, SG #94-7
Quantities of this issue with SPECIMEN overprint exist.

1982 Christmas, Childrens Paintings Stamps

1983 CORALS (1st series) Scott #163-6,166a, SG #98-101,MS102
Quantities of this issue with SPECIMEN overprint exist.

1983 Corals 1st Series Stamps
1983 Corals 1st Series Souvenir Sheet

1983 COMMONWEALTH DAY Scott #167-8, SG #103-4

1983 Commonwealth Day Stamps

1983 BUTTERFLIES (2nd series) Scott #146-9, SG #105-8
Appears that large quantities of SPECIMEN overprinted stamps of this issue exist.

1983 Butterflies 2nd Series Stamps

1983 BICENTENARY OF MANNED FLIGHT Scott #182-5,185a, SG #122-5,MS126
Unknown quantities of SPECIMEN overprinted stamps of this issue exist.
Unknown quantities of imperforate proofs of this issue exist.

1983 Bicentenary of Manned Flight Stamps
1983 Bicentenary of Manned Flight Souvenir Sheet

1983 CHRISTMAS Scott #186-9,189a, SG #127-30,MS131
Appears large quantities of this issue with SPECIMEN overprint exists.

1983 Christmas Stamps
1983 Christmas Souvenir Sheet

1983 LEADERS OF THE WORLD RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES (1st series) Scott #198,206-13, SG #132-47
Quantities of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
1983 Leaders of the World Locomotives (1st series) Stamps

1984 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, BRITISH MONARCHS (1st series) Scott #258,260,262-4,266, SG #148-59
At this point in time I did not find any varieties to this set except for parts from full uncut press sheets.
More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1984 Leaders of the World British Monarchs Stamps

1984 EARLY SEAL OF THE COLONY Scott #279A, SG #164

1984 Early Seal of the Colony Stamp

1984 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, AUTOMOBILES (1ST SERIES) Scott #285,287,293,296,298,302,316,318, SG #165-80
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Automobiles 1st Series Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Automobiles 1st Series Forgeries here.
1984 Leaders of the World 1st Series Automobiles Stamps

1984 FLOWERS Scott #365-78, SG #185A-198A,188B,190B
The 20c and 40c are noted in Scott catalog as being reissued in 1986 with a "1986" imprint.
Stanley Gibbons gives them numbers 188B and 190B. Information is vague on these.
Scott lists pricing as the same for both issues whereas SG prices the 40c WITHOUT imprint at more than double the imprinted one.
WHY???
Unknown quantities of this issue with SPECIMEN overprint exists. Several uncut press sheets were found in the archive for this issue. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1984 Flowers Stamps
20c 1984 FLOWERS issue with 1986 imprint.
1984 Flowers 20c Stamps with 1986 imprint
40c 1984 FLOWERS issue with 1986 imprint.
1984 Flowers 40c Stamps with 1986 imprint

1984 FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE OF ST. KITTS-NEVIS Scott #379-82, SG #199-202
Quantities of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1984 1st Anniversary of Independence of St. Kitts-Nevis Stamps

1984 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, AUTOMOBILES (2nd SERIES) Scott #288,295,300,319, SG #203-10
Quantities of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
1984 Leaders of the World 2nd Series Automobiles Stamps

1984 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, CRICKETERS (1st series) Scott #383,386-7,389, SG #211-18
Scott catalog does not list 387 in this issue date. They are in error.
It appears that there are no imperforates on the market for this issue.

View the Nevis Cricket Players Stamps and Varieties Page here.View the Nevis Cricket Players Stamps and Varieties Page here.
1984 Leaders of the World Cricket Players (1st series) Stamps

1984 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES (2nd SERIES) Scott #191,193,199,221, SG #219-26
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Locomotives 2nd Series Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Locomotives 2nd Series Forgeries here.
1984 Leaders of the World 2nd Series Locomotives Stamps

1984 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, BRITISH MONARCHS (2nd series) Scott #259,261,265, SG #231-6
Quantities of these issues perforated, and SPECIMEN overprinted came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1984 Leaders of the World British Monarchs (2nd series) Stamps

1984 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, CRICKETERS (2nd series) Scott #384-5,388,390, SG #237-44
A quantity of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the Nevis Cricket Players Stamps and Varieties Page here.View the Nevis Cricket Players Stamps and Varieties Page here.
1984 Leaders of the World Cricket Players (2nd series) Stamps

1985 FLOWERS WITH "OFFICIAL" OVERPRINT Scott #O29-40, SG #O29-40
Inverted and double overprints exist for some of these issues.

1985 FLOWERS Issues OFFICIAL Overprinted Stamps

1985 TOURISM (2nd series) Scott #280-3, SG #245-8
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1985 Tourism (2nd series) Stamps

1985 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, AUTOMOBILES (3rd series) Scott #286,289-90,301,303,306,317,320, SG #249-64
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Automobiles 3rd Series Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Automobiles 3rd Series Forgeries here.
1985 Leaders of the World 3rd Series Automobiles Stamps

1985 LOCAL HAWKS AND HERONS Scott #403-6, SG #265-8
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1985 Local Hawks and Herons Stamps

1985 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, BIRTH BICENTENARY OF JOHN J. AUDUBON (ORNITHOLOGIST) (1st series) Scott #408,410-11,413, SG #269-76
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.
View Errors and Proofs Page here.View Errors and Proofs Page Here
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Audubon Birds Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Audubon Birds Forgeries here.
1985 Leaders of the World Birth Bicentenary of John J. Audubon (1st series) Stamps

1985 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES (3rd series) Scott #190,200,206,218, SG #277-84
Scott lists 205 in error for this series when it should be 206
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They are imperforates!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Locomotives 3rd Series Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Locomotives 3rd Series Forgeries here.
1985 Leaders of the World 3rd Series Locomotives Stamps

1985 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, BIRTH BICENTENARY OF JOHN J. AUDUBON (ORNITHOLOGIST) (2nd series) Scott #407,409,412,414, SG #285-92
This set exists with the YELLOW OMITTED ERROR.
Unknown quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.
View Errors and Proofs Page here.View Errors and Proofs Page Here
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Audubon Birds Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Audubon Birds Forgeries here.
1985 Leaders of the World Birth Bicentenary of John J. Audubon (2nd series) Stamps

1985 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE GIRL GUIDES MOVEMENT Scott #423-6, SG #293-6
Quantities of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1985 75th Anniversary of the Girl Guides Movement Stamps

1985 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES (4th series) Scott #192,195,201,203,214,222, SG #297-308
Quantities of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2016 are on the market. They are imperforates and perforated issues!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Locomotives 4th Series Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Locomotives 4th Series Forgeries here.
1985 Leaders of the World 4th Series Locomotives Stamps

1985 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, LIFE AND TIMES OF QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER Scott #427-33, SG #309-16,MS317
New information has been discovered.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1985 85th Birthday Omnibus Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1985 85th Birthday Omnibus Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered 85th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth souvenir Sheet Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered 85th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth Souvenir Sheet Forgeries here.
1985 Leaders of the World Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother Stamps
1985 Leaders of the World Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother Souvenir Sheet
RESTRICTED PRINTING (5000 estimated to exist)
1985 Leaders of the World Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother Restricted Printing $3.50 Souvenir Sheet
RESTRICTED PRINTING (5000 estimated to exist)
1985 Leaders of the World Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother Restricted Printing $6.00 Souvenir Sheet
UNISSUED DESIGNS (5000 estimated to exist) 1985 Leaders of the World Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth, The Set of Queen Mother Unissued Souvenir Sheets

1985 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY Scott #438-41, SG #318-25
Unknown quantities of these issues perforated, and proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1985 150th Anniversary of the Great Western Railway Stamps

1985 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, AUTOMOBILES (4th series) Scott #291,297,307,311-12,315, SG #326-37
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs, and intentional errors came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
1985 Leaders of the World 4th Series Automobiles Stamps

1985 VARIOUS STAMP ISSUES OVERPRINTED "CARIBBEAN ROYAL VISIT 1985" Scott #446-55, SG #338-47
Some errors exist for this issue. Some rare and some were purposely made. More on these in a later study.

1985 Caribbean Royal Visit Stamps
1985 Caribbean Royal Visit Mini Sheet

1985 CHRISTMAS, CHURCHES OF NEVIS (1st series) Scott #456-9, SG #348-51
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1985 Christmas, Churches of Nevis (1st series) Stamps

1986 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES (5th series) Scott #196,204,216,219, SG #352-9
Again Scott lists 203 in error for this series when it should be 204. 203 was already listed in the 4th series.
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs, and intentional errors came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2016 are on the market. They are imperforates and perforated issues!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Locomotives 5th Series Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Locomotives 5th Series Forgeries here.
1986 Leaders of the World 5th Series Locomotives Stamps

1986 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, AUTOMOBILES (5th series) Scott #292,303,308-9,313,321, SG #360-71
Unknown quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
1986 Leaders of the World 5th Series Automobiles Stamps

1986 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SPITFIRE (FIGHTER AIRCRAFT) Scott #460-4, SG #372-5,MS376
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs, and errors came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

UPDATE

Newly discovered reprints have been discovered. Dangerous forgeries of this issue first appearing on the market in 2014 have been discovered! Fake errors and imperforate souvenir sheets and the normal issue itself have been counterfeited! View the linked page to define and avoid them.

Nevis 1986 Spitfire Varieties, Errors, Proofs, Reprints and FakesView the Nevis 1986 Spitfire Varieties, Errors, Proofs, Reprints and Fakes Page Here
1986 50th Anniversary of the Spitfire Stamps
1986 50th Anniversary of the Spitfire Souvenir Sheet

1986 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA (1992) (1st series) Scott #465-8, SG #377-82,MS383
Unissued miniature sheets exist for all of these.
350 of each were found in the archive. Several uncut press sheets were also found.
There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1986 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America (1992)(1st series) Stamps
1986 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America (1992)(1st series) Souvenir Sheet
The set of unissued souvenir sheets.
350 of each found in the archive.
1986 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America (1992)(1st series) Set of Unissued Souvenir Sheets

1986 60TH BIRTHDAY OF QUEEN ELIZABETH II Scott #472-6, SG #384-7,MS388
This set exists in unissued miniature sheets found in the archive.
A lot of new information has been discovered.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1986 60th Birthday Omnibus Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1986 60th Birthday Omnibus Series Page here.
UPDATE

Newly discovered reprints have been discovered. Dangerous forgeries of this issue first appearing on the market in 2014 have been discovered! Fake invert errors and imperforate souvenir sheets and the normal issue itself have been counterfeited! View the linked page to define and avoid them.

The Nevis 1986 60th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II ForgeriesView the Nevis 1986 60th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II Forgeries Page Here
1986 60th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II Stamps
1986 60th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II Souvenir Sheet
UNISSUED DESIGNS (5000 estimated to exist)
1986 Set of 60th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II Unissued Souvenir Sheets

1986 WORLD CUP SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP, MEXICO Scott #477-93, SG #389-400,MS401

1986 World Cup Soccer Championship Stamps
1986 World Cup Soccer Championship Souvenir Sheets

1986 ROYAL WEDDING (1ST ISSUE) Scott #498-500, SG #406-9,MS410

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1986 Royal Wedding Omnibus Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1986 Royal Wedding Omnibus Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 and now 2016 are on the market. Fake stamps and imperforate souvenir sheets are on the market!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Nevis 1986 Royal Wedding Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered 1986 Royal Wedding Forgeries here.
1986 Royal Wedding 1st Issue Stamps
1986 Royal Wedding 1st Issue Souvenir Sheet

1986 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, AUTOMOBILES (6th series) Scott #294,299,305,310,314,322, SG #411-22
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs, errors and intentional errors came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Automobiles 6th Series Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Automobiles 6th Series Forgeries here.
1986 Leaders of the World 6th Series Automobiles Stamps

1986 CORALS (2nd series) Scott #503-6, SG #423-6

1986 Corals (2nd series) Stamps

1986 LEADERS OF THE WORLD, RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES (6th series) Scott #194,197,202,205,215,217,220,223, SG #427-42
Again Scott lists 204 in error for this series when it should be 205.
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs, errors and intentional errors came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor.

View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis Automobiles and Locomotives Series Page here.
1986 Leaders of the World 6th Series Locomotives Stamps

1986 CENTENARY OF THE STATUE OF LIBERTY Scott #507-20, SG #443-52,MS453
Three unissued souvenir sheets exist with white borders

Dangerous modern fakes of this issue appearing first in 2014 are on the market. They have the correct perf size!
Visit the linked page to define all of them and what to avoid.

The Newly Discovered Centenary of the Statue of Liberty souvenir Sheet Forgeries.View my Page on how to Define the Newly Discovered Centenary of the Statue of Liberty Souvenir Sheet Forgeries here.
1986 Centenary of the Statue of Liberty Stamps
1986 Centenary of the Statue of Liberty Souvenir Sheets
Unissued souvenir sheets with white borders
1987 Statue of Liberty Unissued Souvenir Sheets with White Borders

1986 ROYAL WEDDING (2nd series) Scott #521-2, SG #454-7
View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1986 Royal Wedding Omnibus Series Page here.View the SPECIALIZED Nevis 1986 Royal Wedding Omnibus Series Page here.
1986 Royal Wedding 2nd Issue Stamps

1987 CORAL REEF FISH Scott #544-7, SG #477-84
Quantities of most of these issues perforated, imperforated proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1987 Coral Reef Fish Stamps

1987 FUNGI (1st series) Scott #552-5, SG #485-8

1987 Fungi (1st series) Stamps

1988 OLYMPIC GAMES, SEOUL Scott #569,569e, SG #502-5,MS506

1988 Olympic Games in Seoul Stamps
1988 Olympic Games in Seoul Souvenir Sheet

1989 "PHILEXFRANCE 89" INTERNATIONAL STAMP EXHIBITION, PARIS,
BATTLE OF FRIGATE BAY Scott #580-1, SG #517-20
These were the last stamps printed by the Format International Security Printers Ltd. for Nevis. The company soon after went into bankruptcy.

1989 PHILEXFRANCE International Stamp Exhibition Stamps

References taken from:
Stanley Gibbons Leeward Islands
Scott Catalog
Inventory list for the Format Archive by Robson Lowe

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