Lot 1037

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Auction date: Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 11:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Great Britain Specialised Online Auction
Catalog: Great Britain & British Empire
Time left: 1d 22h 15m 12s before pre-bidding ends

1840 1d Black pl.2 DJ, fine to huge margins, tied to 1841 (Feb) wrapper from Wrentham (Suffolk) to Burnley by deep red-brown Maltese Cross, with “Wrentham / Penny Post” hs adjacent reverse with indistinct despatch and London FE 10 transit (first day of the beginning of the use of black ink), no sideflaps, stamp with horiz. crease, a striking example of this coloured MC, cert. RPS (2006).