Dutch East Indies 1933 - Queen Wilhelmina on primed paper - NVPH 181A

Dutch East Indies 1933 - Queen Wilhelmina on primed paper - NVPH 181A
MNH (Mint never hinged)

Certificate H. Vleeming: "Stamp on prepared paper and perforation genuine, gum original and MNH. Prepared paper means the second edition of this stamp, of which 55,000 sheets (of 200 stamps) have been sent to the Dutch Indies.
Because of the hypersensitivity to moisture, this edition did not enter circulation and was most likely destroyed (please see NMP July/Aug.
1972). Shiny lines on the front slightly discoloured, otherwise a very fine condition stamp without defects. Few copies have become known', dated 07-02-2019.

In the literature, this stamp is referenced to as NVPH 181A.
Printed on specially prepared paper with releasing colour.

Mention of this stamp in NVPH catalogue with the ordinary NVPH 181: "very rare."

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Lot details
Geographic Origin
Dutch East Indies
From (Year of oldest stamps)
MNH (Mint never hinged)
Type of lot
Has certificate or expert signature
Additional information about your lot
Queen Wilhelmina on primed paper
Name official catalogue
Catalogue Number
Royalty & Head of States
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