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.

Newspaper Note

Reported Discovery of a Rare Stamp
The Times
16 February 1921, p. 10

According to the Post a workman of Vienna-Neustadt, while going over some old letters, came across the Blue Mauritius. The name of the workman is not given, but from the context the stamp is said to be one of the well-known twopenny blue Mauritius.


Cultural Artefacts