Lot Number: 5309
Closing: 25 October 2016
- Guide price (GBP): 250 - 300
- Currency guide (USD): 305 - 366
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ARGENTINA - 1892-98 PROOFS AND POSTAL STATIONERY COLLECTION An attractive collection of the 1892-98 Rivadavia, Belgrano, and San Martin portrait issues written up on album pages, includes a lovely range of imperf trial colour proofs on card with all values from ½c to 5p, mostly in issued colours, and including 5c pair in orange, a 16c pair in light blue, and a 1p.20 pair in lake, a 10p carmine proof pair on thin paper, a beautiful 3c proof in green, perf 13¾, on gummed unwatermarked paper, an 1898 5c stationery envelope to Canada uprated 2c pair, 12c, and 16c adhesives, an 1893 ½c ultramarine Rivadavia wrapper used to Buenos Aires, a similar 4c green wrapper used to Germany, plus two unused 1896 4c reply cards with different views on the reverse sides. (28 items)