Stamp of Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44) Dardenne unused vertical pair
Lot 20859
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
Price realised
9’000 GBP
1000 – 1500 GBP
Auction date
Wed 13 Jun 2018 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
1859 Dardenne 2d blue unused vertical pair, pos.2/8, just touched to close margins on three sides, lower margin large showing characteristic scratch for pos.8, extensively thinned, still a presentable and very rare multiple with only three know pairs recorded by Rudge (listed as no.1 is Rudge’s list of unused 2d Dardenne), ex Hind and Dale-Lichtenstein
Catalogue reference: SG 43a
Catalogue value: 12000.00