c.1830 Lettersheet with an embossed border containing a hand...

by Argyll Etkin Limited
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c.1830 Lettersheet with an embossed border containing a handwritten valentine verse, posted within Belfast to a Miss How, straight line "BELFAST" backstamp. Also a c.1780 letter written from Hamworth to London with straight line "ALYSHAM" (45x5mm, unrecorded in BCC) and "15/FE" Bishop Mark, contents including "I have bespoke half a crown worth of penny loafs to give the poor children of Metton on Valentines day", an early reference to Valentines day. (2).

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Auction Date:
14th Oct 21 at 10:30am BST

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