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Lot# 10531 - Auction 291-297

  • Lot# : 10531 Australia

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    1913: Die Proof for the 1 d. value in deep blue on wove unwatermarked paper, an engraved Printer's Proof used in connection with the Postmaster General's 1913 Christmas and New Year's Greetings card as illustrated in BW on page 3/3;  this is the Proof mentioned under this illustration "One example is known on white wove paper, quite distinct from the stock used for the cards". A stunning Proof. Unique. Cert. RPS of Victoria (2013) BW 59(DP)2a = $ 20'000.rnProvenance: Collection Arthur Gray, Mossgreen, Melbourne, 30 Oct 2015, lot 1.
    Starting bid : 5,000.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 8,500.00 CHF