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1890 Colour Trial

Presentation Specimen

Plate Proof

BSAC 3
SG 23
8d Rose lake & ultramarine perforated SPECIMEN
Bradbury – Wilkinson type B1
The SPECIMEN perfin affects some of the right hand
perforations
Mint
£85

BSAC 2
£1 Orange vermilion
Colour Trial
Perforated SPECIMEN
Ex Strong - Rare
£1500
According to Samuel these Specimens were not supplied for UPU distribution and
Thought to have been used for Presentation sets - They are rare
BSAC 4
1895 4d Imperforate
Plate Proof
With blank value tablet
Mint
£125

1896 8d Large Arms Essay

1898 £2 Proof in unissued colour

BSAC 8
Unadopted Essay with
value tablets at an angle in
black & brown
£2500

BSAC 9
1898 Small Arms
£2 Grey purple
Imperforate proof
Mint
£750
1910 Double Heads - Waterlow Sample Specimen


BSAC 18
Imperforate 3d Double Head
In Black & blue

With imprint
Waterlow & Sons Ltd. London
Incorporated centre bottom of design

Overprinted

WATERLOW & SONS LTD. / SPECIMEN

Samuel WS4

Price on Request

In the August 2014 edition of

The Rhodesian Philatelist No 35

An article appears as

Rhodesian
Waterlow Sample Stamps
Expanding our Knowledge

 
1913 Admirals - Overprinted SPECIMEN
6d and 2/-
Overprinted
Specimen
Mint

£50 each
BSAC 20

BSAC 21