Lot 70035

Great Britain » The “Quercus” Collection » 1840 1d Black
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Auction date: Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Great Britain
Sold for GBP 550

1840 1d Black pl.6 JF, just cut into at right, tied to 1841 (Jan 27) envelope from Cosham (Hampshire) to London tied by red Maltese Cross with “No.4” receiving house hs at lower left, redirected to Mapledurham with ms “1” and the 1840 1d black further cancelled by Vere Street “MC” ds, London bs, an attractive and rare usage, ex Bostock and “Maximus”, cert. Mike Jackson (2014).