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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1880-81 Provisional Issue and 1881 1d Lilac 1880 5d Indigo pl.1. imprimatur line perf 14
Lot 50090
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1880-81 Provisional Issue and 1881 1d Lilac
Price realised
Unsold
Estimate
750 – 1’000 GBP
Auction date
Fri 7 Jun 2019 at 12:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1880 5d Indigo pl.1. imprimatur line perf 14., taken from the “Before and After the Stamp Committee” De La Rue presentation book, large part og, very fine and rare, with only 36 presentation books produced (SG £3’750)
1880 5d Indigo Pl.1. Very fine unused large part o.g. imprimatur, line perforated 14 from the De La Rue “Before and After the Stamp Comittee” presentation book. Very rare, only 36 presentation books were produced many of which are not believed to have survived.
Catalogue reference: SG 169 var