Lot 6271New Zealand, 1863 Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d dull deep blue on thick soft white paper, imperf, unwatermarked, unused with small part o.g., full to large margins, bright color, light stain at right (not mentioned) and thins at foot, a Very Fine appearing example of this rare unused stamp, Vestey, Spink, October 2010, lot 473; with 2007 B.P.A. certificate. Scott No. 26a. Campbell Paterson No. A2h.
SG No. 96 £3,750 ($4,930).