Penny Black Plate 9

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Penny Black Plate 9

Penny Black Plate 9

1 d Penny Black stamp lettered G-G, identified as coming from plate 9 using Guide Lines to the Penny Black by P C Litchfield.

Period of use: Earliest issue dated 18 November, 1840. Plate used very briefly until January 1841 making this fairly scarce.

Colour: Strong black.

Cancellation: Clear Maltese Cross cancellation in black ink (plate 9 is found cancelled in both red and black ink - neither is more common).

Main identification clues:

  • Vertical guidelines in the right hand letter square and NE square (very common on this plate).
  • "O flaw", stage 2.

1840 Penny Black  1841 1d Red Matched Pair from Black Plate 9 GG Fine Used F
1840 Penny Black 1841 1d Red Matched Pair from Black Plate 9 GG Fine Used F
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Sg1 1d PENNY BLACK Plate 9 on ENTIRE Scarcer RED MX Cat 1200+ INC RPS CERT
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Queen Victoria Sg 2 penny black plate 9  N A  Brown shade to Maltese cross pmk
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Sg11d PENNY BLACK Plate 6 on ENTIRE BROWN MX Cat 9500+ 9 7 1840
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GB STAMP VICTORIA 1d PENNY BLACK PLATE 9 ON COVER ENTIRE TO SHEFFIELD 1841 K5
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1840 Penny Black Plate 9 LF on 1841 cover from Manchester to London
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GB 1840 Penny Black plate 9 half sheet reproduction in a souvenir folder 25
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MULREADY LETTER ONE PENNY BLACK PLATE A9 ON PRESENTATION COVER WL3886A GPC17E
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