836
836
1853-54 1f. Working Model Proof in blue,
LOT SOLD. 138 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
836
1853-54 1f. Working Model Proof in blue,
LOT SOLD. 138 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, Bt. Volume X: British Empire Part two and Sperati Forgeries of the World

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1853-54 1f. Working Model Proof in blue,
the lower half of a 1f. in blue with working measurements in the lower margin; also a genuine used 20c. blue from the which the value tablet has been excised.
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Catalogue Note

Sperati used the genuine 20c. stamp from which he excised the value tablet and replaced it with one from the 1 franc. See Lowe and Walske, page 108

The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, Bt. Volume X: British Empire Part two and Sperati Forgeries of the World

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London