Switzerland 1856 - Seated Helvetia imperforated; Bernese 1st print. Printing period, so-called silk paper Strubel - SBK / Zumstein No. 25F, (SH25B1m), Michel 16IIAzm
Stamp and cancellation are genuine.
Exceptionally good stamp cut: white margin on all sides, left upper corner of the sheet, right and below with margin of the secondary stamps. Signed Georges Scherrer
Fresh colour Bernese "silk paper" - strubel, in very good condition.
Pieces with such extraordinary stamp margins are very rare.
Catalogue value - SBK-2019: 370FR.++
- Geographic Origin
- Short Description
- “Sitting Helvetia”, imperforate; Bernese print, 1st printing period, so called “silk paper Strubel”
- Has certificate or expert signature
- Year of oldest stamps
- Name official catalogue
- SBK/ Zumstein
- Catalogue Number
- Nr. 25F, (SH25B1m), Michel 16IIAzm