SOUTH AFRICA 1935 SGO25, var Official

Stock Code: P212002568

Official. 1935-49 "Set 22" (= June 1948 issue) 1s "dark purple-brown and milky blue", hyphenated with 20mm spacing, from the fascinating "mixed font" setting used only for this printing, upper left and upper right corner blocks, showing respectively the major varieties V2 ("Shorter OFFICIAL") and V3 ("Both words shorter") on the right pairs (R1-2/2 and R1-2/6), fresh o.g. (three pairs unmounted). The second block with light bends, still a fine and very desirable pair of positional proving blocks, of great scarcity. [It is noteworthy that no Cyclometer number was recorded in the UHB, and only one by Hisey & Matheson, despite the reported delivery of 500 sheets.] Ex Matheson. [Union Handbook O114 V2, V3]


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