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Lot# 1843 - Auction 244-249

  • Lot# : 1843 Papua New Guinea

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    1930 (Sept 15): Airmail 1 s. sepia & olive, overprint in the rare deep carmine-lake shade, bottom right stamp with 'tail flaw' variety, a fine unused block of six from pos. 32-34 & 37-39 with lower sheet margin showing imprint 'T. S. HARRISON, AUSTRALIAN NOTE AND STAMP PRINTER'. An Airmail rarity as only a small first part of the printing were overprinted in the deep carmine-lake shade instead of the normal carmine one, a fine multiple in unmounted og. with some slight gum ageing. Cert. Ceremuga (2010).
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,000 CHF