Switzerland 1850 - RAYON II; stone A2; printing curiosity “maroon coat of arms” - SBK Nr. 16II. Ab. 8

Description
Switzerland 1850 - RAYON II; stone A2; printing curiosity “maroon coat of arms” - SBK Nr. 16II. Ab. 8
Cancelled

RAYON II; stone A2; printing variety 'red-brown coat of arms'

Expertise: GENUINE

Condition:
Outer frame line cut close lower left, otherwise with wide margins on all sides, with dividing line parts above and right (see photo) short margin gap lower right, corner crease below. Brightly coloured Rayon II stamp from the better A2 lithographic stone, neatly cancelled with a rhombus in rare red.

Stamp with sought-after catalogued variety and rare stamp colour, from good A2 lithographic stone.

Catalogue value SBK 2020: 900 Fr. + cancellation surcharge.

Lot details
Geographic Origin
Switzerland
Composition
Single stamp
Short Description
RAYON II; stone A2; printing curiosity “maroon coat of arms”
Has certificate or expert signature
Yes
Year of oldest stamps
1850
Name official catalogue
SBK
Catalogue Number
Nr. 16II. Ab. 8
Condition
Cancelled
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