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Lot No. 259

Auction No. 26
Category World
    Collections, Accumulations and Selections
Est. $700
Status Withdrawn



Zanzibar 1895/96 "Zanzibar" provisionals ovptd on India. A study of all vals to 55 with varieties identified on exhibition leaves with a total of 31 MLH & 47 used plus 2 covers. Many examples of "small second z" or out of alignment letters. Cat. over £1100 for the stamps plus vendor's cost of $690 for the 2 covers, one bearing pair & single of 1a plum tied by Aden squared circle & addressed to London (overpaying the 2½a letter rate abroad), the other with sole 2½a sent to Bombay via Sea Post Office & Mandu. Well written up.