GB 1870 SGDP59 Essay

Stock Code: G1454834

1870 ½d Hand drawn essay. Very fine composite essay by Perkins Bacon lettered EA, using an engraved head similar to that used on Canadian stamps with a hand drawn frame on white wove paper (46 x 46mm) numbered "5" and endorsed at base "Messrs Perkins & Co.". Extremely rare, nineteen designs were originally produced six of which are in the Royal philatelic collection, of the remainder only three or four appear to have survived. A magnificent exhibition piece.


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