AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES, THE DIADEM ISSUES, 8D IMPERFORATE
8d Die Proof in Black on India paper affixed to card (40 x 41mm) with some toning. A very rare proof ex ''Manwood''
Realised Price : $2,400
8d Golden Yellow used horizontal strip of three cut close or just into except at right and cancelled ray type numeral '81' of Warwick (Moreton Bay). Tiny tear, crease and stain at right though the largest used multiple believed to exist. Ex Stevenson. SG 97, RPSL Cert. (1989)
Realised Price : $150
8d Dull Yellow-orange margins close to large, cancelled large part Sydney duplex of JY 1 57. Small repair where code letter 'C' has punctured the paper, otherwise of good appearance. 1970 BPA Certificate SG 98 Cat £1300