SOUTH AFRICA 1930 SGO18a var Official

Stock Code: P189015099

Official. 1930-47 "Set 9" (= 1934 issue) 2s6d "green and red-brown" roto, SUIDAFRIKA one word, SG type O2 opt (21mm space), lower right corner block of four (R19-20/5-6) showing spectacular DOWNWARD MISPLACED OPT (by at least one row) with all four words then falling also in the margin, fresh o.g. (lower pair unmounted). Characteristic blue crayon strokes in right margin indicate that the error was noticed, and intended to be discarded. A wonderful exhibition piece of the highest rarity, with only two other horizontal pairs possible, and unique in this positional form. Ex Matheson, and illustrated on Hisey & Matheson p.84. [Union Handbook O42 var]


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