Lot 70114
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
Price realised
3’400 – 4’000 GBP
Auction date
Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1840 1d Black pl.6 GB, GE, HD and HF, all but one with fine to good margins, tied to 1840 (Feb 16) wrapper from Preston to Manchester (Lancashire) by several magenta Maltese Crosses, reverse with Preston despatch, filing fold affecting two stamps, cover reduced at left, an impressive cover, listed R&J vol.2 p.229 and vol.3 p.446, ex Pichai, cert. BPA (1991).