Isla del Carmen
Isla del Carmen is located in the state of Campeche. It was the 51st largest postal district, based on the number of stamps used, and 50th by total value of all stamps used. The average cost of the stamps used was 2.27 reales. Isla del Carmen had about 3,800 inhabitants in 1861.
Isla del Carmen had 1 sub-office: La Laguna de Terminos (Laguna).
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None of the medio real stamps are known to exist today.
The Isla del Carmen overprint is approximately 21 by 1¾ mm, with leading and trailing dots at the foot of the letters. It's found in blue and black, and is generally nicely struck.
On average, the stamps have normal margins for the issue.
Forgeries from Isla del Carmen exist. A MEPSI certificate is recommended.
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