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Lot# 3098 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 3098 Great Britain

    Abnormal 1862: 1 s. green, Plate 2 = Plate 3, wmk. Emblems upright, with Hairlines, lettered EG-EH, an unused horizontal pair, variety "Imperforate", large margins all round from corner of sheet, corner crease in sheet margin only, of superb appearance, with fine fresh colour and large part og. Rare, Galland & Louis in 'Surface Printed Stamps' record just 8 examples, this being the unique multiple Gi J102a = £ 14'000.rnProvenance: Collection Michael Stephens, Harmer 25/26 Oct. 1937, lot 71; Collection Bailey, Harmer 24. Jan. 1955, lot 392; Collection Ernest Hunt, Stanley Gibbons 10 Nov. 1966, lot 155; Collection Dr. Douglas Latto, Phillips London 22 Oct 1994, lot 93.
    Starting bid : 4,000.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 4,400.00 CHF