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Lot 40080 – Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Print – Fine prints

1 Lep, deep chocolate, spectacular vertical unused

1 Lep, deep chocolate, spectacular vertical unused block of six rich deep shade and mostly with extra large margins (only bottom right corner touched), a known multiple of this very rare stamp. There are some horiz. creasing between rows, stated for the accuracy only, this is the one of the two largest blocks known of 1 Lepton provisional (originating from the irregular block of 21 “Dorning Beckton”)

An impressive showpiece, one of the highlights of Greek philately

Provenance: Mattheos

Expertise: Cert Holcombe (1986)

14b

Estimate 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Auction date Wed 2 Dec 2020 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 8’500