Bechuanaland Protectorate #105/111 (SG#99/105) 1/2d Green - 1/- Black and Olive Green, King George V and Cattle, 1932 Definitive Issue, a 8 Fine and VF Mint Stamps With Additional Shade Varieties
Eight fine and very fine mint stamps from the 1932 Pictorial definitive issue featuring King George V over a river scene. Includes additional shade varieties of the 1d carmine and 3d ultramarine. well centered and very fine NH example of the 1/2d deep yellow green King George V and cattle stamp from the 1932 Pictorial definitive issue. One 3d has a small pinhole, so it is not counted in the valuation or in the grading breakdown.
Gibbons lists these stamps in fine OG for 26.25 pounds, (approx. $52.50). The stamps offered here grade 80, 80, 75, 70, 65, 75 and 75 as follows:
Centering/Margins 54/70, 50/70, 45/70, 40/70 and 35/70
Paper freshness: 5/5
Absence of visible paper flaws: 5/5
Perforations: 10/10 and 6/10