Lot 1054

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
Time left: 1d 21h 34m 26s before pre-bidding ends

1840 1d Black pl.5 JE, fine to good margins, tied to 1841 (Oct 7) wrapper from Cheltenham (Gloucestershire) to Shipston-on-Sour by crisp orange Maltese Cross, with matching despatch cds adjacent, very fine and scarce distinctive coloured MC, ex Alcock, cert. Mike Jackson (2016).