The smallest stamp


You can download this book as a pdf leaflet

1. The smallest stamp

The smallest stamp produced is a tiny stamp measuring 8mm x 9.5mm. It was issued in 1863 in Bolivar. Bolivar is now known as a department of Columbia. Columbia is made up from 32 departments and one capital district.


Here it is magnified to see the design:


Draw a rectangle 8mm wide and 9.5mm long. Cut it out and see just how small the stamp is.