Sale 255

Lot 48

Canada, 1859, 17¢ blue (19), just tied by target cancels, along with three 1¢ rose (14) and a 5¢ vermilion (15), on large folded letter from Point Levy, L.C. to Montreal, postmarked Point Levy, Feb 7, 1862 with straight line "REGISTERED" and backstamped Quebec & Richmond Grand Trunk Railway Feb 8 and Montreal Feb 10; some reinforced separation along folds with part of back (and backstamps) missing and vertical file fold through 17¢ otherwise a Fine and unique franking using the 17¢ to make up the 5x rate of 25¢ with the registration fee being paid in cash.
Estimate 3,000 - 4,000

Realized $2,400

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