Lot 402, Great Britain 1840 Penny Black VF with Maltese Cross, sold for C$380

Lot 402, Great Britain 1840 Penny Black VF with Maltese Cross, sold for C$380Lot 402 Great Britain #1 1840 1d Black Queen Victoria Imperforate, Plate 8, used with a black Maltese Cross cancel, from plate position MG. The stamp has four large and even margins, very fine. Accompanied by a 2002 Sergio Sismondo certificate. SG #2, £525. Scott CV U$525, sold for C$325.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.

Lot 403, Great Britain 1840 penny black, VF used with red Maltese Cross, sold for C$380

Lot 403, Great Britain 1840 penny black, VF used with red Maltese Cross, sold for C$380Lot 403 Great Britain #1 1840 1d Black Queen Victoria Imperforate, Plate 4, used with a red Maltese Cross cancel, from plate position OE. The stamp has four clear margins, clear at top right, very fine. Accompanied by a 2004 Sergio Sismondo certificate. SG Spec. #AS23, £400. Scott CV U$400, sold for C$325.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.

Lot 553, Great Britain one penny red brown, collection with numerical Maltese Cross cancels

#7, from Lot 553, Great Britain one penny red brown, collection with numerical Maltese Cross cancels
Lot 553, Great Britain one penny red brown, collection with numerical Maltese Cross cancelsLot 553 Great Britain #3 Collection of Numerical Maltese Cross Cancellations on 1d Red Brown Imperforates, with all numbers represented from 1 to 12, all easily identifiable except #10 which is smudgy. A few small faults to the stamps, else overall fine and difficult to assemble. Scott CV U$3,120.

Lot 497, Great Britain 1841 one penny red brown Victoria on cover Dundee to Stirling, sold for C$431

Lot 497, Great Britain 1841 one penny red brown Victoria on cover Dundee to Stirling, sold for C$431
Lot 497, Great Britain 1841 one penny red brown Victoria, detail (L over K variety) sold for C$431Lot 497 Great Britain 1841 1d red brown Queen Victoria Imperforate on Entire, from position LL, Plate 21, clearly showing the “L over K” variety, on entire mailed from Dundee to Stirling (MAY.29/30.1842), cancelled with a distinctive Dundee Maltese Cross cancel. Ex. John Hillson. Estimate $150, sold for C$375.00 plus 15% buyer’s premium.