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Stamp of Grenada 1873 (Jan) 1d. deep green, watermark small star sideways, clean-cut perf.15, bisected diagonally on piece
Lot 51193
Grenada
Prix réalisé
1’000 GBP
Estimation
800 – 1’200 GBP
Date de vente
Thu 16 Dec 2021 at 13:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1873 (Jan) 1d. deep green, watermark small star sideways, clean-cut perf.15, bisected diagonally and twice cancelled with « D » double-ring datestamp for 9 May 1877 and tied on piece of St. Georges Chronicle and Grenada Gazette newspaper, with a normal example adjacent and further strike of the datestamp below, a very rare franking which paid the rate for newspapers to the UK, ex Danforth Walker and Hackmey, cert. RPS (2003) (S.G. £9’000 on cover).
Référence catalogue: SG S.G. 10a