When it comes to rare stamp auctions, this 1966 great rarity proved that less is sometimes more...
As we await the results of Grosvenor's auction of British Empire, Great Britain and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps (held in London yesterday, November 19) here's a quick look at a major highlight from its previous sale of British stamps on November 11-12.
Some of the greatest stamps in philatelic history have had designs which celebrate technology - like the iconic
The single used example sold by Grosvenor for £8,000; and (below)
Watch this space for news on the results from Grosvenor's November 19 sale.