From 2017 Rarities of the World - Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, Inc. - June 27, 2017
Lot 754 -
NEW BRITAIN, 1914, 1sh on 1m Carmine, Second Setting (27; SG 27). Position 1, lightly hinged, exceptionally well-centered, strong color and impression
VERY FINE. A SELECT QUALITY EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-SHILLING ON ONE-MARK CARMINE FROM THE SECOND SETTING.
Only a total of 63 One Mark stamps were surcharged between the first and second settings. The second setting is scarcer.
With 1998 B.P.A. certificate. SG £5,000....$ 5,250.00
Sold for US$ 6,500
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