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    A superb example of the legendary 1d Mauritius earliest impression

    Stanley Gibbons #3 (Scott #3), 1848, 1p Orange. (Used). A superb used example of this early Mauritius 1d in the Orange Vermillion shade, being the earliest impression (plate 2) with vibrant rich color, four enormous margins and 3 ring numeral "1"cancellation: a truly magnificent and fault free example of this legendary rarity. Superb. 2008 Brandon Certificate, also 2008 Sismondo and 1981 RPS Certificates. (Stanley Gibbons £14,000 / Scott $17,500)...

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2009
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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