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).
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)