Design errors - BOLIVIA


No picture exists of Dr. Bernardo Monteagudo, depicted on this stamp. Furthermore he seems a lot younger on a stamp issued 12 years later.


A condor on the top of the Illimani mountain, at more than 7.000 m above sealevel ? Impossible.


Both Bolivia and Paraguay claimed the Chaco-region. Some years after those stamps were issued, they tried to solve the conflict by arms.


There is no relation between the Bolivian anthem and the music notes pictured on thi stamp.


Red circle in the sun of the flag of the Republic of China, insterad of blue. The error was soon corrected.