Auction: 23023 - The Lionheart Collection of Great Britain and British Empire Part XVII
(x) Great Britain
1840 One Penny Black
MF with good to large margins tied by black Maltese Cross to 1841 entire from London to Barnard Castle with London despatch d.s. on reverse (Feb.) and no receiving d.s. Small fault to the adhesive otherwise a fine, early example of the use of the black Maltese Cross.
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