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Lot# 4514 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 4514 Transvaal

    Typographed by Adolph Otto in Gustrow, Mecklenburg-Schwerin 1870 (May 1): 1 d. orange-red, clear impression, imperforate on thin paper, an unused horizontal strip of three, ample to large margins all round, of lovely colour, fresh and extremely fine, large part og. with first and third stamps unmounted og. One of the most iconic multiples in Transvaal philately Gi = £ 2'100+.rnrnProvenance: Collection George H. Worthington.rn                        Collection Alfred H. Caspary, Harmers,  New York, 24-26 Feb 1958, lot 817.rn                        Collection David Crocker, RL, London, 5 Nov 1980, lot 1005.
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 4,200 CHF