CANADA 1851 SG2 Cover to New York with 6d slate-violet Too Late
Stock Code: P201003825
1851 (OC 13) entire from St Catherine's to New York, franked at 6d, being the ½oz single letter rate to the USA, by 1851 6d slate-violet on laid paper with large margins, tied by 'socked-on-the-nose' target cancel, with S/L 'PAID' and 'TOO LATE' H/S, arched 'CANADA' and '10' exchange markings, and despatch cds (all in red) alongside. Backstamped across flap with Queenston transit cds. Seal removed from reverse (causing slight damage which has been sympathetically repaired), still a really fine and interesting usage. Ex Harmers 11 Mar 1992, lot 871.
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