Lot 179 -
1897, Small $1 on 3¢ Red Revenue (Chan 86. Scott 83), a superlative example, bright exquisite color on wonderfully fresh white paper, centered within good to large margins, unused with much original gum, two perforations at top right have a barely discernable and inconsequential translucency, Very Fine and a peerless example of this legendary world rarity. Scott $900,000 (HK$ 7,086,610).
The stamp also displays non-constant surcharge varieties: partly missing horizontal....Est. HK$4,000,000-5,000,000
Currently HK$ 3,000,000
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