FAKES - FORGERY Terminology
PUGH Reference Manual of B.N.A. Fakes, Forgeries & Counterfeits
ARTICLE BELOW REPRINTED BY PERMISSION, FEBRUARY 18, 2019
Canadian researcher and philatelist Ken Pugh.
Since publishing his first article on philatelic forgeries in the late 1970s,
Pugh has become one of Canada’s most prominent experts on fakes and
forgeries from around the world.
He’s the author of 36 books in his series on the fakes and forgeries of British North America and Canada as well as five books on Buenos Aires and others on Uruguay, Serbia and the Belgian Congo.
Each book is between 50 and 150 pages, making for nearly 4,000 pages of reference material on philatelic fakes and forgeries from the world over.
This article is reproduced by the kind permission of Mr. Ken Pugh, author