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Lot 10023
Egypt » Booklets » The Pictorials & Crown Overprints (Nile Post SB4 to SB8)
Estimate
1’200 EUR
Auction date
Mon 13 Dec 2021 at 16:00 (Europe/Zurich)
10d 20h 39m 10s before pre-bidding ends
Description:

125m. booklet: partially used booklet of 1914 stamps with printed price of 120m., as used on SB3 on 1911. The value in English and Arabic was altered by hand in to 125. It contains five of the original twenty-four 5m. stamps and a fragment of the interleaving. It is the only example of the altered price so far recorded, showpiece.

Provenance: Peter Smith

Catalogue reference: SB5