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Lot 10003
Canada » Nova Scotia » Outgoing Mail
Prix réalisé
800 USD
Estimation
400 – 600 USD
Date de vente
Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1855 (Sep 9). Cover (slightly reduced at left) from Amherst to Liverpool, prepaying the 1/2 oz rate with 1851-60 3d deep blue, diagonal half and two singles, used to accommodate the new 7 1/2d rate to U.K., showing complete to ample margins, tied by faint strikes of barred oval hs, the bisect additionally tied by red Packet Letter Paid tombstone transit from Liverpool, red « 5 » British debit, embarked at Halifax on the Cunard SS « Canada »; vertical crease passing through the stamp at right; only 22 covers with this bisect franking to England have been recorded; cert. RPSL (2018).

Référence catalogue: SG 2+2a