Fresh Fugitive — Weekly Feature #455

WF455Victoria 1sh. bicolour with ‘GOVt PARCELS’ Official overprint.  Fresh mint never hinged Very Fine.  This stamp, along with its contemporaries, was printed with fugitive inks and surviving examples of this issue and ones like it have often discoloured through the years.  Even humidity in the air can cause stamps like this to fade over time.  An exceptional stamp for the issue.  Catalogue value shown is for mint hinged.  Our Price: $775.00