Design errors - EGYPT



1951

Wrong representation and utilisation of the Olympic symbol.
 


1953

DEFENCE was corrected afterwards in DEFENSE
 


1954

The Persian Gulf has completely disappeared on this stamp
 


1957

On the stamp, the Nothern exit of the Suez canal touches Lake Manzala. In fact, the canal passis directly into the Mediterranean.
 


1957

Celebration of 100 year egyptian railways in 1956, but a railway already was in use in 1854 between Cairo and Alexandria.
 


1962

Wrong : HAMMARSKJ÷LDS - Correct : HAMMARSKJ÷LD
 


1965

Wrong utilisation of the Olympic Rings for the Pan-Arab games.
 


1965

Wrong and not allowed utilisation of the Olympic symbol for the Pan-Arab Games.
 


1965

Not allowed utilisation of the Olympic symbol for the Pan-Arab Games.
 


1971

The 3rd note of the Aida marche is a Eb (Mi), not a Fa
 


1974

Wrong : Continious - Correct : Continuous.
 


2014

The Suez canal has no locks ! This stamp represents a lock on the Panama canal.