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North Borneo Labuan 1891-92 6c on 8c deep violet variety & error, SG34a,f

SKU JC2490


North Borneo Labuan 1891-92 6c on 8c deep violet, type 10 surcharge with 2mm space, complete sheet of 10 (5x2) with pantograph variety "No dot at lower left" at R2/5, all showing ERROR SURCHARGE INVERTED, except R1/3 showing SURCHARGE OMITTED, SG34a,f.

A fine mint sheet with large part original gum. Reduced margins, with offsetting on reverse and some separation, suitably reinforced, but still of fine appearance.

A spectacular and rare philatelic piece.

The design of these Queen Victoria head stamps are unique because of the incorporation of Arabic manuscript in Malay language, Chinese and English.

Provenance: Ex Sentosa (Spink 16/8/2015, lot 1153), and Malcolm Burnett.

The Stanley Gibbons catalogue value is £4,400+.

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