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Lot# 6105 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 6105 Chile

    Recess at the Santiago Post Office from Perkins Bacon plates - 'Estancos' 1857/62: 5 c.carmine-red, wmk. pos. 1, a used sheet marginal block of ten (5 x 2) with large margin at top and shaved at base and at left, lightly cancelled by 'Cancelled' obliterator in black. A scarce and attractive multiple: believed to be the largest recorded. Cert. Corinphila (1996).rnrnProvenance: Collection Joaquin Galvez, Corinphila sale 62, May 1979, lot 3427; Collection 'Islander', Corinphila sale 95, Dec 1996, lot 924.
    Starting bid : 200.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 550.00 CHF