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Lot# 60 - Auction 257-264

  • Lot# : 60 Guatemala

    1951: "Unissued" Public Health issue 5 c. Map with 'British Honduras', corner example unmounted og., and the Miniature Sheet of three values Imperforate, the 5 c. showing 'British Honduras', fine unmounted og. Rare - the stamps were withdrawn on issue as the Guatemalan authorities had requested the stamp to be redawn wqith 'British Honduras', however it was later used for the 1959 coffee' provisional, which was issued just days after the 'Belize is Ours' 5 cent adhesive. See attached cutting from Goodman II pages 508-509 whre the imperf. sheet is not mentioned.
    Starting bid : 120 CHF
    Hammer price : 220 CHF