Lot 81067
Tanganyika » Mafia Island British Occupation » 1915 (Jan) “G. R. / MAFIA” Type 1 Overprint in Reddish Violet
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Price realised
1’500 GBP
1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Auction date
Fri 8 Dec 2017 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
1915 (Jan) 4h green, overprinted in reddish violet, mint marginal pair from foot of sheet, lower stamp with variety overprint omitted but with ink initials “JDM” (J.D. Mackay who was the Governor), light stains at bottom, very rare (SG £4’000) Expertise: Cert. BPA (1958)
Catalogue reference: M2Ca