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Lot# 6062 - Auction 244-249

  • Lot# : 6062 Griqualand

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    Overprinted "G.W." in small (2½ mm.) Roman Capitals 1877 (March 1): Cape 1 d. carmine-red, wmk. CC, optd. 'G.W.' in black, a fine unused block of four, of fresh vibrant colour, marginal from base of sheet, with slight horizontal crease on upper pair and one or two faint tone spots on gum of lower pair mentioned for full accuracy, otherwise fine, with large part og. An exceedingly rare stamp in a multiple. A major exhibition item of the issue. Cert. BPA (2019) Gi = £ 3'000+.rnProvenance: Robson Lowe, 19 Sept 1990, lot 1244.
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,200 CHF