Position 1 - 2006-06-01 Transaction Summary


Purchase Date:
2006-06-01
How Purchased:
Auction
Where Purchased:
Spink USA
Auction No.:
6010-Washington Philatelic Exhibition Auction
Lot No.:
240
Sound/Fault:
Sound
Catalogue Value:
$ 225,000
Realized:
$ 161,000
Seller:
Anonymous
Buyer:
Anonymous

Description

1918 Air Mail 24c. blue and red, variety centre inverted, position 1 with sheet margin at left and straight-edge at top, fresh colours, fine unused without gum. A desirable positional item from this ever popular error

Estimate US$150,000-200,000

PROVENANCE:
Col. Green, October 1942
Nicholas Sanabria, September 1943
Steve Ivy Philatelic Auctions, January 1985
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