|Estimate:||2’000 – 3’000 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 1d. Black, Pl. 10, IA, marginal example from the left of the sheet showing part inscription “d SIDE of the Letter” cancelled by black Maltese cross, also a matching 1840 2d. Blue, Pl. 1 also from the left of the sheet showing the same part inscription neatly cancelled by red Maltese cross; small faults though a very nice matching pair of the worlds first two stamps and incredibly hard to replicate as a used inscriptional pair from any any plate; Very rare. Each with an Eichele certificate (2010).