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Lot# 6005 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 6005 Cape of Good Hope

    1852/53: Perkins Bacon Plate Proof for the 1 d. value, printed in black on toned wove paper, with large margins all round and a fine impression, slight aging on reverse and minute bend on one corner of no significance. A rare and most attractive multiple.rnrnProvenance: Collection Maria de la Queillerie, Harmers, May 1970, lot 2 (as a block of twelve).rn                   Collection 'Salisbury', RL, Sept 1995, lot 1002.rn                   Collection Mrs. Ad. Indhusophon, Spink, May 1999, lot 16.rn 
    Starting bid : 1,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 2,600 CHF