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WORLD : BURMA - JAPANESE OCCUPATION
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2103
1942 Farmer 1a scarlet IMPERF PROOF,top marginal pos.3. VF fresh UN as made. SG J46(p). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$70
2104
1943 Farmer 2c yellow-green IMPERF sheet of 50 with margins, showing numerous varieties inc at least 3 diff font "2" value, many broken/partial "C" in value, missing stop, some "12c" & many more. VF fresh UN as issued. SG J74(var), this value unlisted imperf, other values cat £110 per imperf pr, so would be £2750 for 25 prs, plus premium for sheet with varieties. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
2105
1943 Farmer 2c green IMPERF top marginal blk of 4. VF fresh UN as made. SG J74(p). (4) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$70
2106
1943 Farmer 10c brown (pos. 3-5/13-15/23-4) & 30c blue-green (pos.23-5/33-5/43-5) IMPERF PROOF blks of 9 on coarse toned wove paper & once joined in a singled folded sheet. Both also show albino impressions of the 1c on the face of the 10c, or reverse of the 30c. UN. SG J78(p) & J81(p). (The "Farmer cent issue" was, for security reasons, printed in the house of U Tun Tin, Deputy Director, Posts & Telegraphs, at 62 Tamwe Road, on an old treadle press. After the completion of printing the press was returned to its owner, who died soon after. In 1948 the old press was sold & the new owner discovered amongst the paper used for packing up the level of the platen a double folded piece of coarse paper containing impressions of complete sheets of the 10c & 30c values se-tenant, & a part impressions of the 1c). Ex Gerald Davis. Very rare specialist items. (2 blks). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
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