Lot 70084 – Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens print 20 Lepta

IMPORTANT USAGE OF THIS VERY RARE STAMP: First Athens print 20L deep blue

1861-62 First Athens print 20L deep blue without control figures on quadrille background, close to good margins, neatly tied by diamond lozenge “1” of Athens, on folded letter sheet , from Athens to Lamia, showing “ATHENS/29.NOV.61” cds alongside, very fine for this important exhibition item and of the greatest rarity.

Provenance: Zachariades

Expertise: Signed Raybaudi and Tseriotis

Hellas 8Ib

Estimate 24’000 – 30’000 EUR
Auction date Thu 3 Dec 2020 at 19:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)