1844 DISTINCTIVE MALTESE CROSS OF COVENTRY ON 1D PINK ENVELOPE. A fine used 1d pink envelope used locally in Coventry addressed to 'Mefsrs Dewes and Sons Solicitors Coventry' cancelled fine strike of this distinctive Maltese cross. On reverse COVENTRY date stamp JA - 1844. This example unrecorded by Mike Jackson who only recorded two other examples. Rare and cats £2800.00 on a 1d red cover. (Ref 79149).