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Lot No. 465

Auction No. 3
Category Western Australia
    States and Territories
Est. $120
Status Archived



1912 (25th Oct) ½d green swan elaborately hand illustrated envelope front by Herbert Gravenor Appleby, who took up residence in Newcarnie, W.A. Hence two ½d green stamps pmkd NEWCARNIE in opposing corners & addressed to Mrs Appleby in Leeds, UK. Some light toning. A stunning example of this gentleman's work which was only discovered in 2004.