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Lot 70183
Great Britain » The “Quercus” Collection » Distinctive Maltese Cross Cancellations
Price realised
600 GBP
Estimate
650 – 850 GBP
Auction date
Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 09:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
Wincanton: 1841 1d Red pl.33 PH, with fine to large margins, on 1843 (Jul 23) wrapper from Wincanton (Somerset) to Glastonbury tied by crisp strike of the Wincanton distinctive Maltese Cross showing a dot in between two lobes, top backflap with despatch ds which opens to display nicely, very fine and super example of this rare MC, illustrated R&J vol.2 pp.298-299, ex “Wellington”, cert. Brandon (2002).