Lot 70013

Great Britain » The “Quercus” Collection » 1840 1d Black
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Auction date: Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Great Britain

1840 1d Black pl.1b EF, close to very large margins, tied to 1840 (Jul 2) wrapper from Newry to Dublin (Ireland) by two strikes of a purple-brown/reddish brown Maltese Cross (contrary to regulations), reverse with despatch in the same ink and arrival ds, a very attractive and scarce Irish usage, cert. MacDonnell (1971) and BPA (2008).