Lot# 32 - Sales #3015-16 - StampShow Richmond Auctions

  • Lot# : 32 Canada - Postal History

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    Catalog# : 4d
    4d, 1852 3d Orange red on thin paper, horizontal pair tied by Portland Me PAID Jun 20 (1856) to folded letter sheet addressed to Montreal, adjacent arched "U. STATES." entry mark, backstamped Montreal the next day; stamps just clear to full margins except left stamp slightly touched at left, stamps and cover some minor faults, still Fine and a very rare unofficial use of Canadian stamps on cross-border cover from the US to Canada - only 5 such covers known; ex-Caspary, Drew, Robertson, Wilkinson, Hackmey
    Start Price : 5,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 5,500.00 USD
    Hammer price : 5,500.00 USD