Details For Cover ID# 26691

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: liebson
Added on:Jan 6, 18
Edited on:Jan 10, 18
 
Postmark: Nov 29, 1850
Origin: New York City, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Montreal, CANADA
 
Description:

Pretty New York to Montreal, Canada use of the 10 cent 1847 issue, Scott 2.  Red CDS; stamp with sharp impression and huge top and right margins; narrow left margin; cut in at bottom; a few light vertical file folds, one of which impacts stamp.  4 1/2p Canada rate; business letter content.  Some light adhesive may have been used in a prior mounting or to keep letter closed; it's a bit tacky.  The online 1847 census shows 29 covers from New York to Montreal with a single #2.  Lovely cover.  With new PSAG certificate.

Owner's ID: sold
 
Certificate? Yes
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 2] SNS# 2 [1847 10¢ Black - USA Stamps 1847 Issue]