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Lot# 3714 - Auction 284 - 290

  • Lot# : 3714 Jamaica

    1917 (March): WAR / STAMP. on 3 d. purple on yellow, an unused horizontal pair, marginal from right of sheet showing varieties: "Overprint Sideways Reading Up" on left hand stamp and "Overprint Omitted" on right hand stamp, of fresh colour and superb large part og. A magnificent and very rare pair: just four examples are recorded in private hands Gi = £ 4'000.rnProvenance: Collection Bob Swarbrick, Cavendish, Derby, 29 Sept 1995.
    Starting bid : 1,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,000 CHF