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Lot 81050
Tanganyika » Mafia Island British Occupation » 1915 (Jan) “G. R. / MAFIA” Type 1 Overprint in Deep Purple
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Price realised
2’400 GBP
Estimate
1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Auction date
Fri 8 Dec 2017 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1915 (Jan) 45h black and mauve, overprinted in deep purple, never hinged block of four, very fine and extremely rare (Gibbs states: “Blocks of any of the stamps from handstamps A and B are extremely rare) (SG £5’200+) Expertise: Cert. Brandon (2006)
Catalogue reference: M7B