1841 penny red - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1520 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1520 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1841 1d red-brown HA, good to large margined example, cancelled by the No. 8 in Maltese Cross, fine upright strike. (1) Cat. £160

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1526 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1526 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1844 envelope from Greenock to Dumbarton, franked 1d red brown Pl.35 BL, four margin example tied by VF strike of the distinctive Greenock M.C, clean uncreased fine cover with despatch & receiving back stamps.

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1521 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1521 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1841 1d red-brown, four margined example cancelled by two strikes of the No. 2 in Maltese Cross. (1) Cat. £180

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1516 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1516 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1841 PENNY RED COLLECTION housed on hingeless leaves incl. 71 stamps & 21 covers, most are plated from Pl.1b through to Pl.172, mixed condition but incl. several better. Noted - set of numbers in Maltese Crosses (10 being four margined), set of black plates etc. Total of 10 covers & 161 stamps (incl. 50+ with MC's). Viewing recommended.

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1522 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1522 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1841 1d red-brown, large to huge margins, cancelled by the No. 4 in Maltese Cross, fine strike. Cat. £600

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1517 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1517 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1841 1d red-brown AC, four large margins, cancelled by the distinctive 'LEEDS' special Maltese Cross. (1) Cat. £600.

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1523 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1523 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1841 1d red-brown, large margined horizontal strip of four HI-HL, shows portion of adjoining stamp at left & trace of marginal inscription at right, cancelled by BLUE Scots 1844 Type cancels.

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1518 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #159

Lot 1518 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #159

1841 1d red-brown cancelled in the lower half by two strikes of the No. 2 in Maltese Cross, leaving the Queen with a clear profile.

Corbitts Sale #159

1841 penny red
Lot 1462 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #158

Lot 1462 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #158

1844 entire letter bearing 1841 1d red, tied by a fine strike of the distinctive Kilmarnock Maltese Cross with dot in centre, the reverse with a wafer seal 'I will be with him in trouble' cover dated 29th Feb 1844, the stamp cut into on all sides, nevertheless a good example of this scarce Maltese Cross.

Corbitts Sale #158

Great Britain 1841 penny red
Lot 1463 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #158

Lot 1463 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #158

1845 1d pale red-brown CD (worn plate) Pl.46 on cover from Gravesend to Broughty Ferry, Dundee via London & Edinburgh, dated March 4th 1845. Fine red London tombstone additionally cancelling the stamp.

Corbitts Sale #158

Great Britain 1841 penny red