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Lot 70055
Great Britain » The “Quercus” Collection » 1840 2d Blue
Price realised
1’500 GBP
Estimate
1’600 – 1’800 GBP
Auction date
Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00 (Europe/Zurich)
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).