Lot 534 /Sicily, 1859 Ferdinand II 50g chocolate, left margin block of 8 (Pos. 31-34 and 41-44), o.g., 7 stamps never hinged, Pos. 32 with small hinge remnant, four large margins all around including sheet margin at left, deep rich color which is Post Office fresh, Extremely Fine and choice, ex-Rothschild from the Phillips sale of 8 Nov. 1984; 1988 En. Diena and 2010 Bottacchi certificates.
Sassone No. 14a; €18,000 two blks of normal shade ($22,140) Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.