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Lot# 3297 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 3297 South Australia

    Adelaide printing from Perkins Bacon Plates 1856/58: 2 d. 'blood' red, wmk. Large Star, imperforate, a fine example in a deep bright shade, with ample to large margins all round, used on 1856 entire letter to Gawler Place tied by Adelaide obliterator with PAID / ADELAIDE S.A. datestamp (Dec 5) in red alongside. Exceptional quality, a most attractive entire, used in third week of issue.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 460 CHF