Lot 80061
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
Prix réalisé
6’500 – 7’000 GBP
Date de vente
Fri 4 Dec 2020 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1840 1d Black pl.5 NA, an enormous example torn from the sheet and showing portions of three adjoining stamps, placed at upper left (contrary to regulations) on wrapper to Olney, tied by a stunning, complete and almost upright strike of the red Maltese cross, the reverse with a perfectly struck Bedford date stamp; a phenomenal cover of exhibition quality, cert. BPA (1994)