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Lot 40074
Great Britain » 1841 1d Red
Price realised
440 GBP
Estimate
400 – 500 GBP
Auction date
Thu 1 Dec 2016 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
TREASURY ROULETTE: 1d Red-Brown with “Treasury Roulette” perforation on all four sides on 1853 (Nov 3) envelope from Dover to Kirriemuir (Scotland), tied by “258” numeral of Dover and green arrival boxed ds, lower right corner of stamp missing (unable to be plated), portion of reverse with wax seal removed, still a scarce provincial usage, cert. RPS (2004) (SG £23’000)
Catalogue reference: B2a