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Lot# 3185 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 3185 Great Britain

    1883: De La Rue Die Proof for the unissued 5 d. value with "line under d", Die I, printed in black on white glazed card dated "26 FEB. 83" and endorsed BEFORE HARDENING in black, with printer's guidelines above lower corner letter placements and white dot on "C" of PENCE. Minor soiling at top of no great significance, extremely rare Gi K23a = £ 3'500.rnProvenance: Harmers, London, 22 Jan 1994, lot 878.
    Starting bid : 1,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,500 CHF