ZANZIBAR 1895 SG5/j Mint

Stock Code: P189017942

1895-96 1a6p sepia, type 1 opt on India, horizontal pair, the left stamp error "Zanzidar" (with second "z" and "d" both normal), from Setting 1 (= Hall "D"). R4/6 (second state), fresh large part o.g. Insignificant blemishes mentioned for strict accuracy (tiny trace of rubbing, right stamp with slight crease), but a great rarity, being one of only four unused examples of the error recorded in private hands, and one of only two surviving in this desirable se-tenant form. Illustrated in "Zanzibar" (EASC 2002), pl.2. Ex Griffith-Jones and Gartner (Glenferrie July 1993, lot 23), with clear BPA cert (2018). (cat £4000+).


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