COLOMBIA, Antioquia, 1886-1888, 1c to 2p Transition Eagle Coat of Arms Issue Multiples (55/68).
Exceptional group of nine different values, most being either the largest known, or second largest known, unused multiples, all with original gum, includes 1c Green on Pink block of six, 1c Red on Violet corner margin block of nine, 2-1/2c Lilac on Pale Lilac marginal block of ten, 5c Ultramarine on Buff marginal block of eight (believed to be the only multiple recorded of this value, ex Dr. Scott), 5c Red on Green block of four, 10c Brown on Green marginal block of thirty, 20c Dark Violet on Buff marginal block of eight showing part of erased tenth vertical row, 50c Yellow Brown on Buff block of four and a 2p Green on Violet block of four, couple of the multiples with small faults such as a crease or a marginal tear, but all nicely margined and of Very Fine appearance or better, an extremely difficult group to assemble, Scans of the entire collection (1.0mb) can be found at http://www.siegelauctions.com/2014/????/pdf/????.pdf
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