Lot 70097

Great Britain » The “Quercus” Collection » Change of Cancellation Ink
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Auction date: Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Great Britain

1841 (Feb): 1840 1d Black pl.2 DJ, fine to huge margins, tied to 1841 (Feb) wrapper from Wrentham (Suffolk) to Burnley by deep red-brown Maltese Cross, with “Wrentham / Penny Post” hs adjacent reverse with indistinct despatch and London FE 10 transit (first day of the beginning of the use of black ink), no sideflaps, stamp with horiz. crease, a striking example of this coloured MC, cert. RPS (2006).