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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 3110, Officials - Inland RevenueGREAT BRITAIN, 1885, 2-1/2p Lilac, I.R. Official (SG Specialised L4; SG O6; Scott O5), GREAT BRITAIN, 1885, 2-1/2p Lilac, I.R. Official (SG Specialised L4; SG O6; Scott O5)GREAT BRITAIN, 1885, 2-1/2p Lilac, I.R. Official (SG Specialised L4; SG O6; Scott O5). Block of four, Mint N.H., lettered B-A to C-B, fresh and bright

VERY FINE. AN IMPRESSIVE AND RARE MULTIPLE OF THE 1885 2-1/2-PENCE I.R. OFFICIAL, PARTICULARLY SO IN NEVER-HINGED CONDITION.

Despite the modest catalogue value, sound unused examples are quite challenging, not to mention a multiple. Wiseman specifically comments examples are "really difficult to find in fine condition".

Ex Baillie. With 2005 B.P.A. certificate. SG as hinged £3,000

E. 1,500-2,000
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