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Sale 1214 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 10-12 December, 2019

Category — Great Britain - 1840 One-Penny Black, By Plate No.

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1062
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1062, Great Britain - 1840 One-Penny Black, By Plate No.GREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1; SG 2; SG Specialised AS15uf), GREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1; SG 2; SG Specialised AS15uf)GREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1; SG 2; SG Specialised AS15uf). Plate 2, lettered Q-L, full margins to just touching at top right, tied by boldly struck red Stonehaven Maltese Cross showing the distinctive double-lines on folded cover to Edinburgh, well-struck "Stonehaven 24 OC 1840" boxed datestamp and arrival datestamp on top flap

EXTREMELY FINE STRIKE OF THIS DISTINICTIVE MALTESE CROSS CANCEL FROM STOVEHAVEN TYING A PENNY BLACK FROM PLATE 2 ON COVER. A MAJOR LINE-ENGRAVED RARITY.

One of the rarest and most distinctive Maltese Cross cancels to find on cover, especially a strike this choice. SG Specialised £22,000

E. 3,000-4,000
4,500
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