Design errors - DOMINICA



1963

The eyes of this local woman seemed a little bit too glazy, so the designer was asked to improve his work before a second issue.
 


1969

Wrong : GHANDI - Correct : GANDHI (see Irish stamp)
 


1969

The painting 'Pilate washing his hands' was not painted by Rembrandt as indicated, the painter is unknown.
 


1976

Only six stripes instead of seven under the blue square.
 


1977

Novia Scotia is pictured as an island, and the USA include the Province of Quebec south of the Lawrence River. And in the upper margin,Trans-Atlantic should have been Transatlantic.
 


1978

This painting was not made by Rubens, but by Sebastiano del Piombo
 


1985

It could have been a nice story : J.S. BACH born in EISENBACH ! In fact the composer J.S. BACH was born in EISENACH.
 


1996

In the thrillers of Agatha Christie, Hercule POIROT was never a police inspector.