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    Third London Printing. Recess by Perkins Bacon 1861 (Oct): 10 c. blue, wmk. pos. 4, the error of watermark "20" for "10", a fine used example with large margins all round and minutely shaved at upper right, cancelled in black, somewhat heavily so at left. A very fine example of this great rarity of which but 8 are recorded. Signed P. Holcombe. Cert. Maier (1996) Gi. 32c = £ 3'000/Scott = $ 5'200.rnrnProvenance: Collection Joaquin Galvez, Corinphila sale 62, May 1979, lot 3525.
    Starting bid : 1,200.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 2,000.00 CHF