Design errors - FIJI



1938

An unmanned boat with sail in the wind seemed a little bit too dangerous. So the stamp was redesigned, this time with a sailor in the boat
 


1938

A first stamp showed a map of the islands with the very important 180 longitude line unlabelled. This was corrected two years later.
 


1938

This canoe is supposed to come forward in the picture, but this is not visible on the water.
 


1938

Without explanations, the blue color of the cane sugar plants was changed into a more appropriate green.
 


1966

One foot on the ring in weight putting : this is obviously an invalid trail.
 


1966

The latitude line 177E was not positionned correctly