Lot 71490

South Africa » Cape of Good Hope
Estimate: 120’000 – 140’000 GBP
Auction date: Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: British Empire
Sold for GBP 120’000

1861 Woodblock 1d vermilion mint block of four with virtually full original gum, one side just cut into, some creases and minor toning, lovely fresh colour, a stunning multiple and a unique mint block, one of the most important items in South Africa philately, missing from some of the most important collections of Cape as it has been so rarely offered, ex Dale-Lichtenstein and Indusophon, cert. BPA (2007).

SG 13