1841 1D RED PL.8 STATE II LETTERED QF (SG7 SPEC AS54) ON COVER LONDON TO CAMBRIDGE. Wrapper, side flaps missing, from London to 'Edwin Corbet Esqr Trinity Coll Cambridge' with fine 1d red pl.8 (SG7) lettered QF with four close to good margins, tied very fine part strike London Maltese Cross clear of Queen's profile. Stamp state II in red, state III of the plate and showing slight re-entry marks (spec AS54) and also south east division of right cross is strong. On reverse London and CAMBRIDGE date stamps NO 8 and NO 9 1841 respectively. (Ref 119988).