Seller: gb-stamps_com (865) 100%, Location: melbourne, Victoria, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 322500956662 Condition: Lightly hinged with full glue ... see scans., Details: BELGIUM is particularly noted among stamp collectors for its long-time issuance of railway stamps, having begun the practice in 1879 during the reign of KING LEOPOLD 11. Belgian railway stamps have been used to pay for the delivery of mail VIA the railway. The Belgian government used the French term for railway, chemin de fer, as an inscription on these stamps. The stamp offered is a 2 Francs yellow coloured stamp dating from the 1882-94 period. VERY HIGH CATALOG VALUEAUD70+FOR SALE AT 20% OF CATALOG VALUE. FREE POST IN AUSTRALIA AUD3.50 TO POST WORLDWIDE.