Sale 1246 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 1-2 December, 2021

Category — Falkland Islands Specialized War Tax Collection

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3182
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Sale 1246, Lot 3182, Falkland Islands Specialized War Tax CollectionFALKLAND ISLANDS, 1919, 1p Yellow Green, War Tax, Albino Overprint, Third Overprinting (MR1b; SG 70ab; Heijtz 35bv1). Original gum, lightly hinged, albino impression clearly seen on gum side, bold color, Very Fine, an exceptionally scarce variety with only one pane of 60 printed, likely caused in error by the printer by possibly keeping an interleaving sheet on the top sheet after the albino registration overprint, with 1984 Brandon certificate as old No. 87a, Scott $2,500.00, SG £2,500, Heijtz £1,750

E. 750-1,000
1,400