Lot 50229
Romania » 1866-67 Prince Carol I – Coloured Papers
Price realised
10’000 EUR
5’000 – 6’000 EUR
Auction date
Thu 16 Jun 2022 at 09:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1866 20par black on rose thick paper, the superb and fresh mint block of ten, with full original gum without blemish, the largest known multiple of this stamp, which exhibits all three of the S.G. and Scott listed types, exceptional quality, unique and the most important item of 20par on thick paper; a block of nine was part of the Cornelia collection and was described as the largest known multiple and sold in 2007 for 5,400CHF; cert. Gmach (2021).

Catalogue reference: Michel 16x; S.G. 31b, 31c, 32a