Lot 879 Falkland Islands #18 1895 1sh Grey Brown Queen Victoria, Watermark Crown CA, a mint right marginal block of four with full original gum and only the top right stamp is lightly hinged, other three are never hinged, quite fresh and very fine. SG 37, £340. Scott U$320, sold for C$275.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
Lot 874 Falkland Islands #14 1894 2½d Deep Blue Queen Victoria, Watermark Crown CA, a mint block of four, with full original gum, top stamps hinged, bottom stamps very lightly hinged. A fresh block with a distinctive and sought-after shade, fine-very fine. SG 29, £1,100 (Prussian blue). A rare multiple. Scott CV U$1,100.