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1877 QV Telegraph £5 printed in GOLD(!), imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 11) diag at left, wmk shamrocks. Superb fresh M, tiny expert repair in UL cnr tip (which is invisible), beautiful bright metallic shiny gold colour. SG Spec L237(ps) cat £4250+. SG T237 normal cat £25,000. Due to its extremely high £5 denomination the gold printing ink was proposed as a security measure but was not proceeded with due to its high cost. Extremely rare as only a ½ sheet of 15 existed with Specimen opt & a stunning item. (P)SOLD at A$2400