Auction: 23023 - The Lionheart Collection of Great Britain and British Empire Part XVII
1899 3d. on 5d. dull purple and mauve, prepared for use but not issued, large part original gum. B.P.A. Certificate (2020) mentioning "treated to reduce toning at top", nevertheless a very rare stamp indeed. S.G. 126, £3,250
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