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Lot 30032
British Guiana » 1850 Cotton-Reels (SG 1-8)
Prix réalisé
11’000 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, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square with spectacularly large margins at left and right, being clear on other sides, displaying light 9 May 1851 Demerara datestamp, small thin at right not detracting from the great freshness, very rare; (SG £35’000).

Provenance:

W. J. Webster (Lot 7, Harmer Rooke, February 1942)

John E. du Pont (Lot 60015, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

Expertise: Signed Roger Calves, Cert. BPA (2014)

Référence catalogue: SG 5
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