Gambia ** 1883-93 ISSUES - 2½d Blue Essay derived from a mint 1880-81 3d value (large part o.g.) where the value tablet has been painted out and "2½ PENNY" painted in (in Chinese white). Ex Dale-Lichtenstein (sold for £1200) & Weldhen and one of two examples believed to exist. Important exhibition item. Cross Reference: ESSAYS & PROOFS
Jewish meat Hand Pies-"Маина" (pronounced - “muh-ee-nuh”) is a Jewish celebration meat roulade that’s made with puff pastry and meat. Usually it’s made as one big roulade, then is sliced and served with a hot cup of bul.