Blue Mauritius, book cover

Welcome to the Blue Mauritius Research Companion

This website contains biographical and bibliographical information about the Post Office Mauritius stamps and subjects related to them. It is based on my research for the book Blue Mauritius: The Hunt for the World's Most Valuable Stamps.

Journal Note

"Post Office" Mauritius
The Stamp Lover
vol. 49, no. 5-6, October-November 1956, p. 67

… Reports have appeared recently in Australian and other stamp journals that a new specimen of the 1d. "Post Office" Mauritius has been found in Sydney. Judging by a photograph of the stamp, which is pen-cancelled, received by the Editors the specimen is a forgery…