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GB Ireland MALTESE CROSS Cover Superb Rare *NEW BIRMINGHAM* MX 1842 Co.Tipp JL87


GB Ireland MALTESE CROSS Cover Superb Rare *NEW BIRMINGHAM* MX Littleton 1842 Co.Tipperary JL87
EXHIBITION QUALITY rarity. SUPERB strike of a RARE IRISH MALTESE CROSS. Note EXTREME LENGTH of points of inner cross. Noted by Rockoff & Jackson (The Maltese Cross Volume 2 pp333). THE FIRST WE HAVE HANDLED. Very fine FOUR MARGIN Penny Red. Note extremely scarce *NEW BIRMINGHAM* Mileage receiver. Written-up by collector on ORIGINAL ALBUM PAGE. Please note that the pencil description on the album page is not ours. Some errors noted. Condition as seen in scans. Very Fine for an item of this type & period. Please look at all the scans to help form your own opinion. **Original page sourced from Ireland Postal History/ Irish Postmarks/ GB Maltese Cross/ GB Line-Engraved collection.
Important note re **COMBINED POSTAGE & PACKING**. Please note that we always combine postage when we get the chance to invoice a group of items. Additional items are packed & combined at a rate of 25p P&P per additional item on internal GB mail & 75p per item P&P on International mail. The maximum number of items we will combine in one package is twelve {12 items}. The maximum period of time we allow for you to combine items is exactly 8 days from the point of purchase of the first item. Please be advised that after 8 days has elapsed eBay automatic systems will open an Unpaid Item Case.

In stock


Victoria (1837-1901)



Country/Region of Manufacture

United Kingdom

Printing Method

Line-Engraved Issues



Year of Issue





VF/XF (Very Fine/Extremely Fine)

Cancellation Type

Fancy Cancel





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