unused Block Larger Than four 3d. orange block of eight, Types 5 to 8, with 1mm. sheet margin at top, variety imperforate vertically, fresh unused; light vertical crease and shallow thinning at centre, Type 6 in the top row with closed tear and pin-hole. The largest recorded multiple of this popular variety and an outstanding showpiece. S.G. 2c, £3,600+. Photo
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