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Lot 1095

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
Estimate: 950 – 1’100 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 750
Description:
1840 2d Blue pl.1 QD (3 margins) and pl.1 RE (4 margins), on large wrapper to Dorchester tied by neat red Maltese Crosses with RE also tied by Dorchester cds, underpaid with ms “above 2 zs / 4d More to pay”, discolouration to cover, portion missing but refolded to display nicely, an attractive and scarce underpaid franking, ex “Wellington”.