I.F.S. BHOPAL 1872 SG4/a Mint ½a red Type 2 (single frame), complete sheet of 20 (4x5) with error "NWAB" at R2/2. on thickish glazed wove, perf 7, complete pane of four

Stock Code: P234002689

1872 ½a red single frame, type 2, complete sheet of 20 (4x5), showing error "NWAB" at R2/2, unused. Folded between rows 2 and 3, and odd minor marks and tones, still fine condition with fresh colour and sharp embossing (upright throughout), An important rarity as a sheet, being the first we can recall offering in over 40 years, and with a classic pedigree. Ex Dorning Beckton and Dawson. [N.B. Despite its SG number as "4", it has long been recognised that "type 2" actually precedes "type 1", making this the first ½a stamp of Bhopal.]

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I.F.S. BHOPAL 1872 SG4/a Mint ½a red Type 2 (single frame), complete sheet of 20 (4x5) with error "NWAB" at R2/2. on thickish glazed wove, perf 7, complete pane of four - $2,810.93*


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