Bidboard # 1855
Lot # 151
Catalogue Value or Estimate: $468.75
Price Realized: $75
Great Britain # 108

Fresh and VF "SOCK ON THE NOSE" CDS used example of the large format 1884 issue 5sh carmine rose Queen Victoria high value. Scott catalogue footnotes add a 25% premium for margins clear of design on all sides as well as a 25% premium for clear circular date stamps. This stamp easily meets and surpasses these criteria. A real beauty! 2018 Scott US$375.00=