QUEENSLAND 1860 SG10 Specimen

Stock Code: P16701888

1860-61 1s violet, wmk small star, clean-cut perf 14-16, with crisp part strikes of the Perkins Bacon '(CANCELLED)' barred oval which leave the portrait clear. Slightly trimmed perfs at upper right but a beautiful and fascinating stamp of the highest rarity, being pos. 2 of an original block of 6 (3x2) for presentation to Rowland Hill's family, and one of only two recorded in private hands (plus a third in the Royal Collection). Ex Jaffe (realised A$11,500 in 2006) and fully documented on p.57 of his book. Brandon cert (2006). (cat £10,000)


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