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Lot 50001
Great Britain » 1839 Treasury Competition
Price realised
260 GBP
Estimate
300 – 400 GBP
Auction date
Fri 7 Jun 2019 at 12:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1839 John Dickinson 1d envelope essay in yellow-buff, inscribed “LONDON / VR / DISTRICT POST” and “ONE PENNY / NOT TO EXCEED / VR / ONE OUNCE”, some minor tone spots, a fine example of this submitted proposal for a prepaid envelope, unusual in unfolded condition