Lot 81094
Tanganyika » Mafia Island British Occupation » 1915 (Jan) “G. R. / MAFIA” Type 1 Overprint in Reddish Violet
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Price realised
440 GBP
400 – 600 GBP
Auction date
Fri 8 Dec 2017 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
1915 (Jan) 20h black and red/yellow, overprinted in reddish violet, mint vertical pair, bottom example with further ink initials “JDM” (J.D. Mackay who was the Governor) as overprint was considered too faint, very fine Expertise: Cert. Holcombe (1991)
Catalogue reference: M5Cvar