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Lot 70055

Great Britain » The “Quercus” Collection » 1840 2d Blue
Estimate: 1’600 – 1’800 GBP
Auction date: Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Great Britain
Sold for GBP 1’500
Description:
1840 2d Blue pl.1 LF blue (3 margins) and pl.1 TG pale blue (fine to huge margins), on 1840 (Aug 4) lettersheet to Bewdley each tied by neat red Maltese Crosses, reverse with Lombard Street “Maltese Cross” ds, contents mention enclosure of ten share certificates which account for the 4d rate, a very attractive combination of 2d shades on cover, cert. Mike Jackson (2016).