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Lot# 3225 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 3225 Great Britain

    De La Rue 1906 (May): 5 d. slate-purple & dull ultramarine on chalk surfaced paper, Plate 3, matching blocks of four from the top left and top right corners of the sheet, both blocks of excellent fresh colour, the first superb with unmounted og., the second block with toned spots on unmounted og. but showing "Broken Cross on Crown" variety (Row 1, Stamp 12). Rare Gi M29(2)+M29(2)b = £ 1'000+.rnProvenance: Collection 'Aurelius', Grosvenor, London, 8 Oct 2009, lot 2605.
    Starting bid : 250.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 280.00 CHF