Lot 70065

Great Britain » The “Quercus” Collection » 1841 1d Red
Estimate: 600 – 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 650

1841 1d Red pl.8 AG, very close to good margins, tied to 1841 (Jun 18) large part wrapper from Spilsby to Donington (Lincolnshire) by black Maltese Cross with further strike adjacent (typical for Spilsby but contrary to common practice), with desptach ds on lower backflap, missing top backflap and some minor toning around stamp, attractive and unusual, cert. RPS (2004), listed in R&J vol.2 p.251.