1853 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent vermilion, unused without gum, of great freshness displaying good margins and a bright colour, in an outstanding condition for this very rare stamp; (SG £7’500).
One of just six unused examples recorded in very fine or superior condition.
W. J. Webster (Lot 29, Harmer Rooke, February 1942, “very fine…brilliant colour, a rarity”)
John E. du Pont (June 2014)
Expertise: Signed Bloch