Lot# 57 - Sales #3015-16 - StampShow Richmond Auctions

  • Lot# : 57 Canada - Postal History

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    Catalog# : 8
    8, 1857 ½d Rose, vertical strip of four plus a single tied on printed circular addressed to Bremen by clear 4-ring "37" cancels, adjacent clear Quebec JY 13 1858 cds, several ms. ratings, routed via England, Belgium and Prussia being backstamped red "SEEBRIEF PER ENGLAND UND AACHEN" exchange marking; stamps ample to wide margins and with fresh color, faint pressed filing crease in the strip of four, still very attractive and rare, carried on Cunard "Arabia" from Boston, one of only two properly paid circulars to Europe; ex-W.E. Lea, KL, Wilkinson, Hackmey, illustrated in Arfken, Leggett, Firby & Steinhart (p 290); BPA (1995) and Greene Foundation certificates
    Start Price : 8,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 8,000.00 USD
    Hammer price : 8,000.00 USD