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Lot# 3007 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 3007 Great Britain

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    Imprimaturs 1840: 1 d. black, plate 8, lettered SE, with large even margins all round and in an immensely distinct dark shade, from the second registration 'After Hardening' sheet from which only stamps AL, SB, SD-SL and TA-TL were removed (23) from the Imprimatur sheets. A superb and extremely rare Imprimatur of great visual appeal and impeccable provenance. Cert. RPSL (2001) Gi = £ 42'000.rnProvenance: Collection of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Spink, London, 17 May 2001, lot 12.
    Starting bid : 7,500.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 13,500.00 CHF