Lot 80039
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
Price realised
5’000 – 6’000 GBP
Auction date
Fri 4 Dec 2020 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1840 1d Black pl.1b EI with margins cut abnormally in the appearance of a roulette, before being affixed to wrapper (no sideflaps) to Newcastle, neatly tied by a complete upright strike of the red Maltese Cross, reverse with 31 JY 1840 arrival, very fine and extremely unusual, ex Pickering, cert. RPS (1976)