|State of Bolívar - Colombia|
Here the first issue of 1863 is truely a very special issue.
|Colombia - state Bolívar 1863|
When we have a closer look underneath the coat of arms, we see 6 stars. This indicates the cheapest (?) version of the stamp. The same stamp with 5 stars only, quadruples the catalogue value!
|6 stars under the CoA - Michel 1 I|
This makes this stamp... the smallest stamp in the world (known 2017).
|Certificate of authenticity - 1974|