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Lettered SJ

Autor: Stephan Jürgens, AIJP

A small curiosity at British Stamps from the Victorian era are the "corner letters".

The Stamps and Covers

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 1

1840: 1 d QV black "One Penny Black", lettered SJ, cut in at all sides, cancelled by heavy black Maltese Cross.

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 3

1841 1d, lettered SJ, cancelled by numeral 34, good to wide margins allaround.

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 3, SG 8

1841 1d, lettered SJ, cancelled by London post mark, good to wide margins allaround.

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 3

1841 1d, lettered SJ, cancelled by numeral ?88, good to wide margins allaround.

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 3

1841 1d, lettered SJ, Alfabet 2, VFU 4 large margins, unplated.

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 4

1841: 2d blue, imperforated, lettered SJ, three good margins, slightly cut in at left.

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 10

1855 1d, lettered SJ, cancelled by numeral 447, very slightly off centered..

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 16

1858/1876 1d, lettered SJ tied by London duplex, addressed to Birmingham, arrival cds on reverse.

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 16

IRELAND: 1858/1876 1d, lettered SJ, tied by numeral MONKSTOWN 336 to envelope to Liverpool

British Stamp Lettered SJ

Michel Nr: 36

1870: 1/2 d QV rose bantam, lettered SJ, used with numeral cancel 94