TUT3181 - GB - Embossed 1s. Pair lettersheet > New York

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TUT3181 - GB - Embossed 1s. Pair lettersheet > New York
Great Britain - QV (embossed), 1853, SG56 Die 1
Embossed 1s. Deep green (Die 1) superb horizontal pair on interesting content Cotton merchants manuscript lettersheet clear backstamp CDS LIVERPOOL JA 29 1853 to New York, embossed pair cancelled by clearly defined but light 466 (Liverpool) obliterators, bearing red US 5 CENTS surcharge plus fine PAID strikes, extraordinary high quality deep green fine embossing relief, die to right-hand adhesive confusingly appears to be '2' (although not utilised till 1854), so presumably in reality Die 1, clear margins all round save for margin of left hand side of pair shadows edge of design. Beautiful. Showpiece (UPA CERTIFICATE)
Cat value £3100

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