GREAT BRITAIN, 1867, 6p Lilac (SG Specialised J75(1); SG 104; Scott 50).
Block of four with interpanneau gutter selvage with "PRICE. 6 Pence per Label"
inscription at bottom and wing margin at left, Plate 6, lettered N-E to O-F, slightly crackly original gum, minor hinge sliver between top pair reinforcing perfs, fresh color, horizontal crease thru gutter selvage
FINE POSITIONAL BLOCK OF THE 6-PENCE LILAC FROM PLATE 6, ESPECIALLY RARE AS A MULTIPLE OF ANY SIZE.
The rarity of a block is shown by the over 50% premium in catalogue value in the SG Specialised (four singles catalogue £7,200). Ex Harrison-Cripps and Baillie. With 1970 R.P.S. certificate mistakenly identifying this block as SG 97. SG £11,000.
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