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Lot 30033
British Guiana » 1850 Cotton-Reels (SG 1-8)
Estimate: 4’000 – 7’000 GBP
Auction date: Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: British Guiana
Catalog: The “Imperium” Collection
Sold for GBP 9’500
Description:

1850-51, 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Lorimer “WHL”, cut square with close to good margins on three sides, showing central Demerara datestamp of 22 October 1850, central thin spot, very rare; (SG £35’000).

Provenance:

John E. du Pont (Lot 60016, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

Expertise: Cert. BPA (2014)

SG 5