lot # 622 - brit. colonies western australia
Typographed at Commonwealth Stamp Printing Works 1905/12: 1 s. sage-green, wmk. Crown over single-lined A sideways, single line perf. 12½, a used example centred to base with slightly blunted upper right corner, lightly cancelled by Money Order Offer "Sandstone" cds in black. An extremely rare stamp with just five confirmed examples known, one of which is housed in the Western Australia Museum. Cert. RPSV (2008) Gi = £ 2'500.rnrnProvenance: Prestige, Melbourne, 11 July 2008, lot 652.
Catalogue 298: Europe & Overseas