1916 East Africa occupation is one of the most striking Belgium occupation stamps. Used specimens are extraordinarily rare. In 1916, 5fr ocher & black with “Ruanda” handstamp and only few of them were issued. These stamps were soon replaced by a set with busy overprints — in two languages. One of the finest examples of 1916 East Africa occupation stamps was sold for $4,500 by Robert A Siegel on June 15, 2016.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021