Catalog # Denom.      Date      Turtle      Description      Comment

$15 05 Sep 00 "Box Turtle" Pane 2, of three panes of eight se-tenant stamps each, issued this date. Reportedly represent "The Wind in the Willows" by Kenneth Grahame, but the animals depicted seem too specific and a few are North American. An error is suspected. Other animals on this pane: toper, least chipmunk, European dormouse, European praying mantis, wasp, monarch butterfly, and red fox.

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