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Lot# 3984 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 3984 New Guinea

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    Provisional Issue / GRI and Value 5½ mm. Apart 1915: 1 s. on 1 m. carmine, Setting 5B, a fine unused example centred slightly to left, of excellent fresh colour and large part og. Illustrated in the Gibbs handbook on page 126. A superb example of this extremely rare stamp in the foremost quality. Signed Holcombe. Cert. BPA (2017) Gi = £ 17'000.rnrnProvenance: Collection Robert M. Gibbs, Corinphila sale 78, 27 Sept 1988, lot 2078.
    Starting bid : 7,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 16,000 CHF