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Stamp of Egypt » 1874 Bulaq 1pi vermilion, mint and mint nh top right foliated corner sheet marginal IMPERFORATE block of twenty-five
Lot 10083
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
Price realised
9’000 EUR
Estimate
10’000 EUR
Auction date
Mon 13 Jun 2022 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1pi vermilion, mint and mint nh top right foliated corner sheet marginal IMPERFORATE block of twenty-five, position 48 shows the inverted cliché resulting in a TÊTE-BÊCHE pair, fresh, very fine and an outstanding showpiece.

The largest known imperforate block with a tête-bêche.

Provenance: The Royal Collection.

Catalogue reference: D26cc