1879 (circa.) Twelve and One Half cent Queen Victoria, “Goodall” Die Proof in bluish green on
soft india paper 21 x 24mm die sunk on card measuring 37 x 42mm. An exceptionally scarce
and highly desirable proof in near issued colour – 2 or 3 similar die proofs are thought to exist,
Extremely Fine (Unitrade 18 proof; Minuse & Pratt 18TC2a)
The “Goodall” die proof of this particular stamp all show a characteristic position “guide dot”
at the top right outside the stamp design.