Lot 1439New Britain, 1914, G.R.I. 1d on German New Guinea 5pf green, "d" inverted, "G.R.I." and value 5mm apart, Stephansort circular cancels, strong color, Very Fine, a very rare variety with all examples known are used. SG No. 17e.
Scott No. 17c $3,750.
A CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE 1914 G.R.I. 1D ON GERMAN NEW GUINEA 5PF GREEN WITH "D" INVERTED.