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Stamp of China » Local Post » Shanghai 1865 1ca deep blue on laid paper, printing 23, vertical line of wmk
Stamp of China » Local Post » Shanghai 1865 1ca deep blue on laid paper, printing 23, vertical line of wmk
Stamp of China » Local Post » Shanghai 1865 1ca deep blue on laid paper, printing 23, vertical line of wmk
Stamp of China » Local Post » Shanghai 1865 1ca deep blue on laid paper, printing 23, vertical line of wmk
Lot 40009
China » Local Post » Shanghai
Price realised
420 EUR
Estimate
200 – 300 EUR
Auction date
Wed 16 Jun 2021 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1865 1ca deep blue on laid paper, printing 23, ample margins, excellent impression, unused without gum, possessing vertical line of watermark in centre (according to Fortune Wang, “few stamps have straight lines on laid paper”), showing “broken L.P.O.” variety, a rare and desirable example.

Catalogue reference: Liv. 7c – Chan LS8a – Mi. 1y