Sale 1259 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 21-23 June, 2022

Category — Senegal thru Tahiti

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
4222
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Sale 1259, Lot 4222, Senegal thru TahitiTAHITI, 1882, 25c on 35c Dark Violet on Orange, Surcharge Reading Down (1Ai; Yvert 3c). Original gum, lightly hinged, large margins including a sheet margin at left, intense color and impression

EXTREMELY FINE. A FABULOUS EXAMPLE OF THIS TAHITI RARITY.

Only 50 stamps received this surcharge, and that includes all of the various surcharge positions known. The example offered here is one of the very finest of the small number still in existence.

Signed A. Brun and Calves. With 1995 P.F. certificate. Scott $4,600.00 Yvert €7,000

E. 2,000-3,000
3,250