India Lithograph QV 1855 SG25 4a Dull Blue & Red Vert Pair Scarce PM C-15 VFU CV£5500++

India Lithograph QV 1855 SG25 4a Dull Blue & Red Vert Pair Scarce PM C-15 VFU CV£5500++

Provenance Ex-Rose-Hutchinson 1949 lot 270 In the original catalogue mentions small tear right margin (simply referring to a tiny nick centre right edge on watermark element) still described as very fine – 5th Printing Head Die III [Dull blue shade] Frame Die II [Frame shade akin to those encountered on 4th Printings] – Medium spacing/setting watermark position 13-19 (SW sheet corner) – Scarce PM type 6 in Deep Violet-blue PM C-15 Mysore KA - Because of the way 4a sheets were usually separated vertical pairs are considerably scarcer than horizontal examples.

4 large margins very fresh attractive condition

£4,100.00
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