Lot 70173
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
Price realised
6’500 – 7’500 GBP
Auction date
Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1840 1d Black pl.11 FF, fine to very good margins, on 1841 (Mar 26) wrapper from Plymouth (Devon) to Exeter, tied by crisp strike of the distinctive Plymouth special Maltese Cross, with despatch and arrival bs, a very scarce example of this distinctive MC on cover and probably unique on a plate 11, an exhibition showpiece, cert. BPA (1989).