The Anthony Govender Collection of South African Reserve Bank Proofs and Specimens

Date of Auction: 29th September 2014

Sold for £310

Estimate: £300 - £350

J. Postmus, Five Pounds, 27 September 1938, printer’s specimen, B/15 50001 B/15 1000000, perforated cancelled, numbers and date ‘16.5.40’ in top margin (Hern 154; Pick 86bs). A couple of pinholes and residue on back of left edge, otherwise extremely fine £300-350