lot # 1553 - europe Great Britain
1840: Mulready 1 d. black letter-sheet, Stereo A6, a used example from London to Aberdeen cancelled by fine Maltese Cross in red with manuscript "7th & 8th May 1840" on front. Reverse with "T.P. / Dulwich" in orange ink, despatch datestamp (May 8, 1840) in black and transit cds (May 10) in red. Opens well for display, a rare usage on the third day of issue - unrecorded by Mike Jackson in May Dates Gi ME1 = £ 2'600.
Catalogue 244: Europe & Overseas