LONG ISLAND 1916 SG9b Mint ½d mauve on thin laid paper variety 7 for &

Stock Code: P190017295

1916 (7 May) ½d mauve typewritten (carbon) on thin horizontally laid paper with initials in red ink, showing error '7' for '&' (plate 5, R4/2), unused. Minor wrinkling at top and small tone spot adjacent to initials, nevertheless an outstanding rarity of which only 2 examples are recorded (the other being part of a block of 8, ex 'Mountrobeck'). Ex Bute (RL 20 May 1959, lot 267) and William Frazer (Spink 4 Feb 2004, lot 341). (cat £4000)

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LONG ISLAND 1916 SG9b Mint ½d mauve on thin laid paper variety 7 for & - $3,663.73*


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