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Description: 1911-31 Admirals 3c Reversed Image oversize printer's sample by the German printers Herbst u Illig complete sheet of 25 "plate proofs" in blue-green on thick surfaced wove paper. Rare as a complete sheet: the exceptional "Brigham" Collection had only a block of 9 described as "possibly unique". The so-called "Eckerlin essays" were produced in 1928 to demonstrate the company's rotary intaglio process, stated to be faster & cheaper than printing from engraved steel plates. [Dr Eckerlin was a director of Herbst u Illig]

Auction Category: CANADA

Listed in: CANADA , Complete Sheets , Dummy Stamps , essays , proofs

Estimate: AUD$ 850.00T

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Price : AUD $650.00T