ZANZIBAR 1895 SG22/22j/22k Mint 2½ on 1½a sepia pane of 120 showing the complete overprint setting 1

Stock Code: P223000257

1895 (30 Nov) '2½' on 1½a sepia, type 2 surcharge in red, first surcharge setting (fraction '½' 5mm tall), INTACT PANE OF 120 (12x10) from the top half of the sheet with margin at left and interpane gutter at foot, showing the COMPLETE OVERPRINT SETTING 1 including the major errors 'Zanzidar' (R4/6, 8/5) and 'Zanizbar' (R1/9), o.g. (stamps mostly unmounted). Slight imperfections (gum stains, minor separation) but one of only two complete panes of the first overprint setting believed to exist, and the only pane known with surcharge. A wonderful and unique exhibition showpiece, and clearly one of the most important Zanzibar provisional items in existence. Ex T.W. Hall, Danson, Sturton and Griffith-Jones (mounted on his exhibition page with detailed charts of the overprint setting).

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