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Lot 20014

United States » USA Possessions » Guam
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 05:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Spanish American War
Time left: 15d 0h 30m 26s before pre-bidding ends
Description:

1899, Special Delivery 10c blue from the 1900 Special Printing, original gum with top imprint selvage separated and hinged in place, manuscript on reverse of selvedge “B. 11506, Special Surcharge, O.”, very fine and well centered; ex Robert. L. Markovits.

Note: In March 1900 one pane of each denomination was prepared for the Paris and Pan-American Expositions. H.G. Mandel stamped most of these with “Specimen” on stamps that were mounted by him for the displays at the expositions, the remainders lack the handstamp.

Scott E1a var