Lot 1001

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 GBP
Auction date: Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 11:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Great Britain Specialised Online Auction
Catalog: Great Britain & British Empire

1840 (6 May) First day usage 1d. envelope, A189, addressed to Lady Elizabeth Thackery, neatly cancelled by a fine strike of the red Maltese cross, the reverse flap opening perfectly to display the date stamp; some minor creasing not detracting from the very fine appearance of this very rare Fist day Usage. Cat £18,000. Diena Certificate (1996)