Lot 30069
British Guiana » 1852 Waterlow (SG 9-10)
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Auction date: Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: British Guiana
Catalog: The “Imperium” Collection
Sold for GBP 5’500

1852 Waterlow 4 cent black on deep blue, clear to very large margins, very rarely displaying sheet margin from the left of the sheet, excellent refulgent colour, used with central 23 June 1852 Demerara datestamp , surface cracking at top as usually encountered in this issue; (SG £12’000).

The finest marginal example known.


Lars Amundsen (Lot 79, Stanley Gibbons, December 1967)

John E. du Pont (Lot 60047, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

Expertise: Cert. BPA (2014)

SG 10