GB131 Great Britain 1848 10d brown Embossed Queen Victoria Die 1. Horizontal strip of 3, cut square with generally good margins, plus two horizontal pairs of 1841 imperf. 2d blues, 4 margin plate 3. From the top left hand row of the same sheet check letters AA-AD. Used on cover, part back is missing. Has been endorsed at the top in pen (underneath the stamps) “via Ostend” and Contains only Patterns. (In German) Has a German Aus. England per Aachen Franco boxed cancel. The 38d (= 3s/2d) franking was the rate for an item under ¾oz in weight sent to the German States via Belgium. # 14 + 57 Specialised Cat. ES11 + H2(1) Reverse bears an unframed Bradford cds in Blue of MR 1 1849 plus a red arrival cds dated MR 2 1846! Clearly the year date slug is an error. 1849 A single 10d Embossed is cat. This item is in the category “Stamps\Europe\UK”. The seller is “21st-century-auctions” and is located in this country: AU. This item can be shipped worldwide.