India QV 1854 SG1a ½a Deep Vermillion x4 SW Corner w/Cert UN CV£19000
Fine Indian Philately

India QV 1854 SG1a ½a Deep Vermillion x4 SW Corner w/Cert UN CV£19000

Extremely Rare important lower left corner piece with full ornaments and sheet text ‘One Hundred and’ & ‘Printed Under the’ – Signed provenance in pencil ‘From Sir David Parkes Masson Collection’ signed ‘W. T. Wilson on reverse (An important earlier Indian philatelist) - ½ arches design by Captain Thullier - Prepared April 1854 but not issued – Spence type 76 on on white paper watermark with Arms of East India Company – Watermark position 81-82 & 89-90 – Best extant piece!

Very fine condition 4 healthy to large margins very fresh attractive

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