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Lot 81078
Tanganyika » Mafia Island British Occupation » 1915 (Jan) “G. R. / MAFIA” Type 1 Overprint in Reddish Violet
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Price realised
800 GBP
Estimate
700 – 1’000 GBP
Auction date
Fri 8 Dec 2017 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1915 (Jan) 7 1/2h carmine, overprinted in reddish violet, mint horizontal pair, left example with missing overprint and ink initials “JDM” (J.D. Mackay who was the Governor), very fine and very rare (SG £2’750) Expertise: Cert. Brandon (2004)
Catalogue reference: M3Ca