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Lot# 4003 - Auction 257-264

  • Lot# : 4003 Ecuador

    Fourth Printing Group 1870/72: 1 real deep yellow on thin "quadrille" paper, a fine unused block of forty (8 x 5) from the lower left corner of the sheet of 90 subjects, with part of vertical marginal frameline at left, positions 46-53/82-89, with position 50 showing "Extended "R" in Correos" flaw, position 64 with "Indented Left Vertical Frameline" flaw, position 66 with "Diagonal Scratch from Centre Circle to Base" Plate flaw and position 71 with "Line through Real" flaw. The multiple showing some deterioration to the Plate especially at the edges of the stamps, a few minor imperfections with small hole in pos. 47 and inclusion in pos. 88 but of vibrant colour and large part or unmounted og. Rare.
    Starting bid : 750 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold