Lot 1040

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
Estimate: 1’300 – 1’800 GBP
Auction date: Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 11:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Great Britain Specialised Online Auction
Catalog: Great Britain & British Empire
Sold for GBP 1’200

1840 1d Black pl.2 IG, good to huge margins, tied to 1840 (May 15) printed lettersheet from Dedham to Mistley (Essex) by Maltese Cross in distinctive pale pinkish shade of red (see cert. Jackson for the details on this coloured MC) struck at Colchester with cds on reverse along with indistinct receiving office hs, very fine “May Date” cover, cert. Mike Jackson (2016) (SG from £3’250).