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Lot 1100

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
Estimate: 950 – 1’100 GBP
Auction date: Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Great Britain Specialised Online Auction
Catalog: Great Britain & British Empire
Sold for GBP 800
Description:
1840 2d Blue pl.2 OC, fine to very good margins, on 1841 (Dec 29) mourning lettersheet from Galway (Ireland) to London, tied by neat black Maltese Cross, with “No. 2” receiving house hs adjacent, reverse with Galway, Dublin and London ds with complete black wax seal, a very fine and scarce Irish usage, ex Lady Mairi Bury.