Lot 71585

Trinidad and Tobago
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’000 GBP
Auction date: Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 15:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: British Empire

1896 Britannia set of 10 imperforate colour trials on unwatermarked paper, comprising 1/2d (7) in the colours of the issued 1/2d to 1s plus the 5s, 10s and £1 in the issued colours, large part og, prepared at the request of the Crown Agents to assist in colour selection for the new issue. A very attractive and highly important set with this being one of two sets known (the other on the Appendix sheet), ex Sir John Marriott.

SG 114-24