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Lot# 4272 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 4272 Mafeking

    Wide Setting 1900 (April 10): Baden-Powell 3 d. pale blue on blued horizontally laid paper, a used example, position 9 on the sheet of twelve, with diagonal "Cracked Plate" flaw running across the top of the stamp, clearly cancelled by MAFEKING / C.G.H. datestamp (April 26) leaving the flaw clear, negligble wrinkle otherwise very rare - in all probability the earliest date recorded for this flaw Gi = £ 1'200+.
    Starting bid : 400.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 550.00 CHF