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Lot 1008German Colonies in the Marshall Islands 50 Pfennig Bisect Michel 12 Var
1899/1900 50 pfennig lilac brown overprinted Marshall Inseln, diagonal bisect tied on Registered envelope to Kusaie Carolines by Jalurl 25.9.01 Marshall Inseln circular date stamp, back stamped Deutsche SEEPOST Sydney-Hong Kong cancel, Fine and extremely scarce item , perhaps one of the rarest of German Colonial pieces. Accompanied by the original Bill of Sale from Heinrich Kohler. Michel 12 var., Scott 12a $35,000.

C The Collection of Richard Ruppel

Estimate $10,000-15,000

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