04 May 2021
Have a go at this interactive jigsaw puzzle featuring France's 'Ceres Head' stamp, and find out more about the beautifully designed stamps.
How long will it take you to solve this stamp jigsaw? Here are a few tips before you start:
- Simply drag and drop the pieces, if they fit they will 'click' together.
- Be sure to click on the full screen button (in the top right corner) to increase the size of the jigsaw.
- Need a break? Click on the time to pause the counter.
- Be sure to scroll down and check out some of related stamp guides
The first stamps of France followed the earlier British example, showing a simple left-facing portrait of Ceres, with subtle decoration. Find out more about these classic French stamps in our expert stamp guide.
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