Lot 5098 -
1897 Red Revenue, small 2 cents surcharge in Black-Green (dark green), position 9, centered a bit to base just like the example from the Robert C.H. Lee collection, dot extremely misplaced, part original gum, no tears but oxidized, fine (Chan 84Ta). A remarkable example from the earliest trial printings. This is one of only 4 recorded copies so far. The third known
exampled has been auctioned at Interasia in Dec. 2012. This black-green surcharge is known as the dark-green surcharge by Chinese....
Currently EUR 170,000
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