GB 1839 SG. Essay

Stock Code: P14514415

1839 1d Chalmers Treasury Essay (Type 1, Bates H). Superb essay printed in black on thin white wove watermark "H" paper affixed by a seal of a sample entire and cancelled by a Dundee datestamp for "Sept. 30. 39.". Endorsed in manuscript at top with the Treasury number "22290/39". An extremely attractive and rare Treasury competition essay, proposed by James Chalmers of Dundee as "slips" to seal letter sheets. One of only 6 examples recorded in private hands. See Spec. Catalogue Vol 1. Pg 6. Ex Adams and Ex Stothart.


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