- The Transit of Venus is an astronomical event in which the planet crosses the path betwen the Sun's and the Earth's orbit.
- It occurs in pairs every 122 years with an interval of eight years between each passage.
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Now you are on your own what you need for your collection and what kind of pocket you have and what kind of collector you are.!!
This is a common practice in philately world where mint stamps are less worth then philatelic material. So don't just jump in to collection of philatelic material because you 90% of Gandhi Philatelic material is questionable as chances are more for FAKE/FORGERY.
So what do you think about "Transit of Venus in Rodrigues and Mauritius" - Commemorative cover with extra stamp.
Don't you think it's FORGERY ?
Don't you think it's to get your money by just providing 4 stamps and get $380!!
BTW : It was also selling on delcampe for 175 pound.!!