A Great Britain 1d Black entire postal cover locally used to William Tebbs at Peterborough 26 Dec 1840. The cover bears a 3 margin 1d intense black stamp cancelled with a red Maltese Cross postmark. The stamp lettered RI, i believe from printing plate 1b. The cover bears the rare strike of the three line "Peter/borough/Penny Post" mark in red ink. The cover is generally very clean, the correspondence relates to Whittlesea Inclosure, neat & legible writing, a lovely period 1d black cover for your collection.
Be sure to add me to your favorites list. Check out my other items. The item "1840 GREAT BRITAIN 1d BLACK COVER PLATE 1b 3MARGIN PETERBOROUGH PENNY POST PMK" is in sale since Saturday, August 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Stamps\Great Britain\Victoria\Penny Blacks". The seller is "globalgraham" and is located in Sutton Coldfield.This item can be shipped worldwide.