GB 1882 SG. Essay

Stock Code: G1010553X

1882 ½d Unified series, De La Rue's second scheme. Superb hand painted essay in green and chinese white on thin buff paper mounted on white card, cancelled by a manuscript ink cross. Very rare only two sets of 10 essays were produced by DLR in July 1882 one now resides in the National Postal Museum, this example originating from the DLR file copy and is unique in private hands.


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