Lot 1060

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
Estimate: 400 – 600 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 17m 34s before pre-bidding ends

1840 1d Black pl.6 BK, fine to huge margins, tied to 1841 (Mar 21) wrapper to London by crisp and vivid red Maltese Cross, reverse with indistinct despatch and London arrival, no sideflaps, a very striking example of the MC on cover and a late usage of the red ink, cert. RPS (2006).