GB 1840 SGME1 Cover "May Date"

Stock Code: P11212370

1840 1d Mulready lettersheet, Forme 1 Stereo A11. Very fine used example sent from London to Oulton, Lowerstoff neatly cancelled by a red MC, backstamped by a crisp black London arrival cds for MY.8.1840. Endorsed within “Pray excuse the Queen's shocking bad paper“ as an early demonstration of the public displeasure with the Mulready, light diagonal bend at upper left nevertheless an attractive early “May date “ item that opens up perfectly for display.

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