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
Sold for GBP 1’100

1841 1d Red pl.5 EK, fine to very good margins, on 1842 (Oct 7) entire from London to FRANCE, placed centrally at top (contrary to regulations) and tied by a crisp black Maltese Cross, with ms “10” for postage to Calais and “14” for Calais to Lyon, with “P-D” and “PAID” ds, reverse with London F.B.O. and Paris cds, Lyon arrival on front, a very attractive and very scarce usage on foreign mail, cert. RPS (2004).