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Lot# 3046 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 3046 Great Britain

    1841: 2 d. blue on blued paper, pl. 3, lettered MJ, a used example with good margins all round and portion of adjoining stamp at top, neatly tied to 1843 cover from London to Basingstoke by fine strike of London "No. 6" in Maltese Cross in black. The stamp also shows the "J" flaw. Reverse with London despatch and obverse with double arc Basingstoke arrival (Sept 14) in black. Ink manuscript and closed tear to cover at lower right but scarce Gi ES11i / Gi E1vf = £ 2`250.
    Starting bid : 300.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 480.00 CHF