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Lot 40068 – Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs

80 Lep, carmine plate proof of block of forty from

80 Lep, carmine plate proof of block of forty from the bottom of the sheet with complete margins all around inscribed in the the margin “Timbre poste grecs, specimen d’impression” in the engravers’s own handwriting and signed “Albert Barre 1860”, some minor creases and a pinhole mentioned for accuracy a splendid and unique museum piece

Provenance: Maximus

Expertise: Tseriotis (2002)

Estimate 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
Auction date Wed 2 Dec 2020 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 28’000