Auction: 23023 - The Lionheart Collection of Great Britain and British Empire Part XVII
(x) Great Britain
1840 One Penny Black
BK, clear to good margins, cancelled by superb '12' in Maltese cross; some minor faults but a good example showing one of the rarest cancellations on the Penny Black. Specialised A1 wl, £12,000
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