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Genuine issues


Ed 97 & 98


Ed 99 & 100


Ed 101


Breaks in lines of genuine

Forgeries


Ed 97 Segui forgery
No break in forehead line at eyebrow level
Shading in hair very heavy
Heavy shading on nose and etyelid


Ed 98 Type II
Lack opf Serifs in MILs
E & S of ESPANA very different
Tip of crown is short


Ed 98 type III
Dark Pupil
Elements in crown different
Lower left 50 is smaller
Slope of the nose is different


Ed 98 type IV
Heavy shading under the eye
Pointed nose
Chin very different
Heavy shading lines in the neck


Ed 100 Type I
Coarse lines in the neck and hair
Letters awkward particularly all the S
Very small ear


Ed 101 Type II Sperati
Top left frame corner broken
Dot right of lower A
Ornament right of the lower S is broken