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Lot# 701 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 701 Gibraltar

    1931/33: 'Rock of Gibraltar' Pictorial Issue, Die Proof of the completed design for the 2 d. value in deep blue (issued in grey), imperforate on ungummed watermarked Multiple Script CA paper, affixed to paper ex the De La Rue archives with manuscript "Approved for Colour by Govt. of Gibraltar" in ink at right for the 3 d. value. A rare and splendid Proof, submitted on Jan 21, 1933. illustrated in 'The De La Rue Collection' edited by Frank Walton RDP on page 3277.rnrnProvenance: Collection Barclays Bank, Phillips, London, 29 May 1987, lot 967.rn                   Collection Paul Kayfetz.
    Starting bid : 750.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 850.00 CHF