Pair of 1d Reds from Penny Black plate 5

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

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Pair of 1d Reds from Penny Black plate 5

Rare single strike cancellation on pair of 1d reds

Pair of 1d Red stamps lettered M - K and M - L, identified as coming from black plate 5 using Guide Lines to the Penny Black by P C Litchfield.

Period of use: 1841.

Colour: Red-brown.

Cancellation: Rare single strike black Maltese Cross cancellation covering the pair. This would have been against regulations (each and every stamp should be individually cancelled).

Main identification clues:

  • Small dot below and touching SE corner L square.
  • Low left positioning of letter L.

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1841 1d Pale Red Brown Pl 165 BK BL 4m Huge Margins Superb Used Pair
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1841 SG8 1d RED BROWN LONDON 3 IN MALTESE CROSS ON COVER VERY FINE PAIR SK SL
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1841 Sg 9 1d Pale Red Brown Pair QA QB Mounted Mint
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QV 1841 Sg 8 1d red pair  KJ KK  canceled by Irish numeral pmk
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GB SG8 QV 1d RED BROWN UNUSED MINT PAIR LETTERS SE SF 1841
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