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Lot 30031
British Guiana » 1850 Cotton-Reels (SG 1-8)
Prix réalisé
16’000 GBP
Estimation
7’000 – 10’000 GBP
Date de vente
Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1850-51, 12 cents black on blue, on thick paper, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square with good to very large margins on three sides, barely touched at base, cancelled by light strike of Berbice datestamp; (SG £35’000).

One of only about eight 12 cents cut square examples without faults.

Provenance:

Philipp von Ferrary (Lot 190, Sale II, October 1921)

John E. du Pont. (Lot 60011, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

Expertise: Signed Bloch, Cert. BPA (2014)

Référence catalogue: SG 5
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