GB 1840 SGV1var Official

Stock Code: P12308225

1840 1d Black (VR Official). Very fine used example lettered SJ, showing signs of a red MC which has been officially removed. The postal authorities were extremely concerned with the possible re-use of postage stamps and Rowland Hill prepared numerous trials for the treasury using a variety of chemicals and solvents. A magnificent example from these rare cancellation removal trials. Spec. VR1var. 1987 BPA Cert. Ex Fraser & "Mayflower".


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