Lot 30106
British Guiana » 1853 Waterlow Lithographs (SG 11-21)
Price realised
8’000 GBP
2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Auction date
Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1858 Waterlow lithographed 4 cents pale blue, second stone, margins ranging from clear to large, in an uncommon intense shade, tied to 14 June 1855 envelope to Mahaicony by superb strike of coded “A 3 C” datestamp of William’s Town, with Demerara transit backstamp dated the next day.

The finest of just five covers bearing this stamp according to our records.


Eduard Friedrich Weber (a famous German art and numismatic collector 1830-1907)

John E. du Pont

Catalogue reference: SG 20