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Auction: 20010 - The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale
Lot: 1277

1951 King Talal, Unissued Commemoratives
3f. carmine and black and 20f. violet and black, rare unused examples of these unissued stamps, the 3f. with gum creases and lightly soiled, the 20f. with full original gum and just very light creasing, still very good condition for these sought after and scarce stamps. Photo

Note: These were commissioned to commemorate the accession of King Talal to the throne in 1951, following his abdication on 11th August 1952, the stamps were destroyed; just a few values were salvaged after the burning.

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