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2019-03-19
The Dimitris Bertsimas Collection of Important Great Britain Stamps and Multiples
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Sale Number 1198, Lot Number 3085, Surface Printed Issues, 1881 OnwardsGREAT BRITAIN, 1884, 10sh Ultramarine on Blued Paper (SG Specialised K13(1); SG 177; Scott 109b), GREAT BRITAIN, 1884, 10sh Ultramarine on Blued Paper (SG Specialised K13(1); SG 177; Scott 109b)GREAT BRITAIN, 1884, 10sh Ultramarine on Blued Paper (SG Specialised K13(1); SG 177; Scott 109b). Lettered I-G, original gum, lightly hinged, strong color on lightly blued paper, couple natural paper wrinkles (not mentioned on accompanying certificates)

VERY FINE. AN IMMENSELY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-SHILLING ULTRAMARINE ON BLUED PAPER. A MAJOR GREAT BRITAIN RARITY, ESPECIALLY SO IN THIS CHOICE CONDITION.

The color of this issue, unlike the 5sh, was undecided for many months. The De La Rue First Scheme was in Brown, Second Scheme in Red and Third Scheme in Brown again. It was not until the Fourth Scheme submitted on Dec. 12, 1882, that the Ultramarine color was selected.

Ex Baillie and Gross. With 1969 and 1987 R.P.S. certificates. SG £40,000. Scott $40,000.00

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2013-04-16
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1042, Lot Number 3312, Great BritainGREAT BRITAIN, 1884, 10sh Ultramarine on Bluish Paper (109b; SG 177), GREAT BRITAIN, 1884, 10sh Ultramarine on Bluish Paper (109b; SG 177)GREAT BRITAIN, 1884, 10sh Ultramarine on Bluish Paper (109b; SG 177). Light registry cancel, well-centered, small thin spot, Very Fine appearance, signed Bloch and with 2011 P.F. certificate, SG £8,250

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