On the 23rd of October,
Spink will be offering a unique opportunity to acquire important
revenues, essays, proofs, issued stamps and documents from selected
British Empire countries including Ceylon, East Africa and Sierra
Highlights include possibly the
greatest gem of Revenue philately - a unique £100 Kenya and Uganda
1922-27 block of four, estimated at £8,000-10,000.
Above: Lot 1623
Also on offer is a very rare 1937 issue from Kenya, the largest
recorded multiple of its kind.
Above: Lot 1637
Among the 1928 King George VI Issues
from Ceylon is a rare 1000r specimen, the only recorded
Above: Lot 1540
Also included is a delightful
hand-painted essay from 1884, Sierra Leone.
Above: Lot 1728
With a range of important and striking
items on offer, Wednesday's sale has a significant part to play in
what will be an eventful week for stamps at Spink, with other sales
including Stamps of Bermuda, the "Medina" Collection Part III, and
South African Stamps.
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