FINE. A VERY RARE PRE-MAY 6 USAGE. ONLY A SMALL NUMBER ARE KNOWN.
These envelopes were put on sale May 1, 1840, with instructions that they were not to be used until May 6. However, a small number were posted the first five days of May.
Ex Lowe, Bohn and "Mayflower". With 1998 R.P.S. certificate. SG value
VERY FINE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-PENNY MULREADY USED ON THE FIRST DAY OF ISSUE. PARTICULARLY DESIRABLE WITH CLEAR DATESTAMP ON SIDE FLAP WHICH HAS BEEN FOLDED OUT FOR DISPLAY.
Great presentation as an exhibition piece. SG Specialised value
FINE. A VERY RARE AND ATTRACTIVE FRANKING OF THREE PENNY BLACKS ON A MULREADY TO PAY THE 4-PENCE 2-OUNCE RATE.
Ex "Mayflower". With 2010 B.P.A. certificate
VERY FINE. A MOST ATTRACTIVE AND EXCEPTIONAL 1840 ONE-PENNY BLACK USED TO UPRATE A ONE-PENNY MULREADY. RARELY ENCOUNTERED THIS CHOICE.
With 2010 B.P.A. certificate. SG £15,000
VERY FINE. A HANDSOME USED PAIR FROM THE SCARCEST OF THE PENNY BLACK PLATES.
Ex "Verus". SG Specialised value
VERY FINE AND STUNNING. A SPECTACULAR 2-SHILLING DOUBLE RATE TRANS-ATLANTIC COVER BEARING TWELVE EXAMPLES OF THE 1840 2-PENCE PALE BLUE. THOUGHT TO BE THE HIGHEST RECORDED 1840 TWO PENCE FRANKING FOR A COVER SENT ABROAD. A COVER PERFECT FOR EXHIBITION.
Ex Hunt, Shaida, Pichai and Gross. Signed Enzo Diena. With 1998 RPS certificate.
FINE. A PARTICULARLY FRESH USED EXAMPLE OF THIS CHALLENGING HIGH VALUE.
With 2009 R.P.S. certificate. SG £4,200
VERY FINE. A SELECT QUALITY USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1882 ONE-POUND BROWN LILAC ON WHITE PAPER. RARELY ENCOUNTERED IN SUCH PREMIUM CONDITION.
VERY FINE. AN ATTRACTIVE EXAMPLE OF THIS RARE AND UNUSUAL ERROR.