Lot 40009

Country
British Guiana
Condition
Used
Catalogue ref
2
Estimate:
20'000 - 30'000 EUR

Room auction
08/06/2016 16:00:00 (CET)
Price realised:
32'000 EUR
1850 Cottonreel 4 cents black on orange, Townsend type B, security initials "WHL" of postal official Lorimer, used with light part Demerara cds AU 2 1850, cut square with excellent margins all round, treated to remove discolour and frame slightly strengthened at one point, very fresh colour and exceptional appearance, very rare (SG £100'000 for cut square)

Provenance: Champion, Gilbert 2005

Expertise: Cert. RPS (1997)

Estimate: € 20'000 - € 30'000