SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1923 SG7b Mint unmounted 1s orange variety Afrika without stop

Stock Code: P201010334

1923 1s orange-yellow, setting I opt ('ZUID-WEST' with hyphen, 14mm space between lines of opt), block of 4, the lower right stamp variety 'Afrika' without stop (R17/8), fresh large part o.g. with the lower pair, including the variety, remaining unmounted. Extremely rare, being one of just TWO examples known to us (neither of which were recorded by Natie Becker), and in exceptional condition. BPA cert (2017). [N.B. The only other example known to us, and the basis for the current catalogue price, is the discovery pair, ex 'Weston' (Spink 14 Mar 2008, lot 1174, realised £5000 + buyer's premium), described as "very lightly mounted mint with two small portions of gum toned".]

£6,500.00

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1923 SG7b Mint unmounted 1s orange variety Afrika without stop - £6,500.00

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