Sale 30


Lot 609



Japanese Occupation of Brunei, 1944, "Imperial Japanese Postal Service" handstamp surcharge in violet on single-line Japanese Occupation issue, $3 on 1¢ black (Scott N20. SG J20), a well-centered example of this rarity, with reverse showing dryish, slightly disturbed gum as is often encountered; tiny thin spot mostly in watermark, otherwise Very Fine, a most attractive example of this rarity, signed JR Hughes.
Scott $8,750 (HK$ 68,900). SG £9,000 (HK$ 91,490).
Estimate HK$ 14,000 - 18,000.

 
Realized HK$ 26,000


 


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