Lot 30079
British Guiana » 1853 Waterlow Lithographs (SG 11-21)
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Auction date: Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: British Guiana
Catalog: The “Imperium” Collection
Sold for GBP 2’800

1853-59 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent vermilion, first stone, horizontal strip of four, with good to large even margins, transfer types 5-8, neatly tied on fragment by four clear strikes of the “A 5 C/8.OC.1855” cds from Sparta, a very fine showpiece; (SG £6’800+ as singles).

One of two strips of four recorded off cover, this being unique in very fine condition (the other is torn horizontally, see the Derek Nathan collection).



Lars Amundsen (Lot 81, Stanley Gibbons, December 1967)

John E. du Pont

SG 11