PAPUA 1907 SG40a Mint

Stock Code: P178007573

1907 2d black and violet, thin paper wmk vertical, type 4 "Papua." opt of Brisbane, ERROR OPT DOUBLE, lower marginal block of 4 with guide cross, unmounted o.g. Pos. 22-23/27-28 from the one sheet of 30 that existed, showing plate variety "Unshaded leaves" on lower left stamp (pos. 27). Left pair with trivial traces of gum toning mentioned for accuracy, otherwise very fine, and a unique positional multiple. [This error remained unknown to the wider philatelic world until 2003 (first listed in Part 1 2004).]


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