TRINIDAD & TOBAGO, 1916, 1p Scarlet, Date in Black & Red, Semi-Postal (B3 var; SG 175 var).
Bottom left corner selvage irregular block of five, two stamps (incl. error) lightly hinged, others Mint N.H.,
bottom left stamp the error displaying the experimental red date with black superimposed, others normal, bright colors
VERY FINE AND IMPRESSIVE SE-TENANT MULTIPLE OF THE 1916 RED CROSS ISSUE OVERPRINTED WITH BOTH RED AND BLACK DATES.
We have been unable to locate another example offered at any major auction. Ex Marquess of Bute (with his backstamp). With 1973 R.P.S. certificate. Unlisted in either Scott or Stanley Gibbons
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