CRIMEAN USAGE/LONDON TRIPLE "48" NUMERAL/1D PL.3 (SG21) (BF BG BH). 1855 envelope from the Crimea to London with fine used strip of three die II pl.3 S.C.16 lettered BF BG BH tied good strike of the London "48 48 48" triple numeral introduced to cancel such strips. Backstamped BRITISH ARMY/POST OFFICE JY 14 1855. Scarce plate - each stamp cats. £150 off cover. (Ref 89052).