Lot# 36 - Sales #3015-16 - StampShow Richmond Auctions

  • Lot# : 36 Canada - Postal History

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    Catalog# : 13a
    13a, 1859 6d Grey violet, Perf 11¾, well centered vertical pair with good color tied to folded letter sheet addressed to NY City by indistinct cancels, adjacent Hamilton AP19 1859 cds, red CANADA PAID 10 Cts. corrected by hand into "20 cts" for the double rate; stamps couple toned perf tips, cover some slight staining and some file folds with reinforcement at the joints, still Fine and very rare, 35 double rate covers to the US are recorded with three being franked with perforated 6d pairs being the largest multiple on cover; ex-Seybold, Dale-Lichtenstein, Fox, de Volpi, Bertram, Nickle, Wilkinson, Hackmey
    Start Price : 4,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 4,500.00 USD
    Hammer price : 4,750.00 USD