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GB IRELAND MULREADY Distinctive *Wicklow* Maltese Cross 1841 Cover {Cert*} 141e

£1,575.00

GB IRELAND MULREADY Distinctive *Wicklow* Maltese Cross 1841 {Jackson Cert} 141e SUPERB EXHIBITION QUALITY STRIKE of this Irish Maltese Cross clearly showing distinctive "NARROW ARM" to the inner cross. VERY RARE. Rockoff & Jackson recorded just two other examples (1841-43) in their 2008 book "The Maltese Cross" (Vol.2) pp297. A SIGNIFICANT NEW DISCOVERY and the only known example on Mulready stationery. Mulready letter-sheet Stereo A19 employed as an entire letter with full contents displayed internally. Originally enclosed a Maritime Bill of Lading. *Offered with Michael Jackson CERTIFICATE as genuine (2014). Clearly dated 10th December 1841 by superb WICKLOW (Co. Wicklow) CDS date-stamp. Certificate observes minor faults but overall appearance is Very Fine for an item of this type & period. Internally hinge-repaired opening tear. Please look at all the scans to help form your own opinion. Priced & sold with all faults considered (WAF).

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Monarch/Regent

Victoria (1837-1901)

Number

1

Modified Item

No

Colour

Black

Country/Region of Manufacture

United Kingdom

Printing Method

Line-Engraved Issues

Currency

Pre-Decimal

Topic

Postmarks

Year of Issue

Up to 1840

Certification

Michael Jackson

Quality

Used

Grade

F (Fine)

Cancellation Type

Fancy Cancel

Brand

PTS

Denomination

1d

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