There may be some among our readers philatelists, ie collectors of stamps. It seems that this topic will be of interest not only to them, judge, but also to all those who love information about unusual things. In our case, these are small pieces of paper that cost several millions of dollars. So, in the continuation of an article you can see the top 5 most expensive brands in the world.
1. Most rare stamp
This "Yellow treskilling," released in Sweden. The cost of this brand is approximately 2,3 million U.S. dollars. The rarity of this brand is that when you print one of the parties of such stamps was a mistake, and the blue mark is yellow. It was released just a few of these brands, and now this - the greatest rarity in the world, its cost is 2,3 million dollars.
2. Blue Mauritius
These are the first two games of postage stamps issued in Mauritius. Been printed, they were in 1847, and the first few pieces were sent to the queen. Now, only one such stamp from the collection kept at the top five. All the rest - in relatively good condition. Whatever it was, and the brand is worth more than a million dollars.
3. Tiflis Unicum
This is one of the oldest stamps of the Russian Empire. Now collectors are arguing about how much it could cost such a unique brand. While the average price set by collectors, is 8 million dollars.
4. "Inverted Jenny"
Defective block of four stamps, where the image of an airplane "Curtis Jenny" is printed upside down. As a result, the cost of such a block of four stamps has increased many times. Already in 1954, this unit was sold for 18,2 thousand U.S. dollars, and now its value reaches 3 million.
5. Z Grill
The brand is called the "Holy Grail", and it shows the U.S. president, Benjamin Franklin. One such brand was exchanged in 2005 for a block of four "Inverted Jenny". Thus one of the "Holy Grail" is $ 3 million, which is pretty good for a small piece of colored paper.