Lot 273 oNew Zealand, 1863 Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d dull deep blue on thick soft white paper, imperf, unwatermarked, neat barred "17" in oval of Christchurch, ample to huge margin, rich vibrant color, Very Fine and choice, with Holcombe remark "A superb copy of a very scarce stamp"; with 1987 Holcombe & 2014 Odenweller certificates. Scott No. 26a. Campbell Paterson No. A2h.
SG No. 96 £800 ($1,100).