tradition and experience in classic philately since 1919

Lot# 6135 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 6135 Chile

    1 / 1
    Third London Printing. Recess by Perkins Bacon 1861 (Oct): 10 c. blue on blued paper, wmk. pos. 1, a used block of six (3 x 2) with ample to large margins all round and portions of three adjoining stamps at base, individually cancelled by six barred target handstamps in black. The block with marginal lined watermark at right, has been slightly bleached to remove previous staining and natural pinhole. Nevertheless a scarce and very attractive multiple. Not illustrated in Edition D'Or XXVI. Cert. BPA (1992).rnrnProvenance: Collection R.A.G. Lea, RL, June 1994, lot 2115.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : 380 CHF