I'm hoping the information I'm going to give you below will assist by explaining using text and images to describe scenarios why when you perform a product search for a particular stamp or first day cover on Cyprus Stamps website, you may not receive the results you were anticipating - and a few different ways to get around the issue....
Those website visitors who correspond with me on a regular basis will know the Product Search function is not my most favourite piece of kit when it comes to trying to get results.
Recently we were asked for some specific stamp issues for a collector who joined us just this year. He's looking for only certain years for a particular reason, which I will not go into - and in trying to assist with his quest, I came across an oddity which is what prompted me to produce this article.
Let's say you're looking for a particular stamp - for example SG 652 (one of the stamps in the set SG 648-662 1985 6th Definitives)
First off let's show you the one I mentioned above: 652 Product Search - a simple search option: