Lot 176New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1s yellow green on blued paper, London printing, Large Star watermark, large margins, somewhat irregular at left, which is just touched at top left, fine impression with fresh bright color, neatly tied by barred "6" oval handstamp on 1858 cover to Bridport, England, matching "New Plymouth, Oc 27, 1858" origin cds on reverse with light arrival cds, Very Fine, ex-Hackmey; with 1993 B.P.A. and 2014 Odenweller certificates. Scott No. 3. Campbell Paterson No. A6a (Z).
SG No. 3 Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.