India 1948 10 Rupee Mahatma Gandhi "Service" stamp

India 1948 10 Rupee Mahatma Gandhi « Service » stamp

Vendu aux enchères pour 168'000 EUR en 2013

GANDHI 10 RUPEE SERVICE UNMOUNTED MINT

1948 Mahatma Gandhi 10R Official with « SERVICE » overprint unmounted mint lower marginal, one of the only two unmounted mint examples known by us, the other which we sold in 2011 for EUR 144’000.

Only 11 examples recorded in total. A superb example of this great modern rarity, now clearly established as one of the most valuable modern single stamps in the world (SG £160’000)

Expertise: Cert. BPA (2011) and RPS (1988)