From - Cavendish Philatelic Auctions Ltd. -
Lot 656 -
1860 ENTIRE TO UK WITH BISECTED 3d & 6d TO MAKE THE 7½d RATE:1860 E (Name of addressee cut out) from Nova Scotia "via Canada Line" (Anglo Saxon of the Allan Line) to Birmingham bearing 1851-60 6d green and a diagonally bisected 3d tied by oval of bars. Red "PAID/LIVERPOOL/COL PACKET" c.d.s. and arrival c.d.s. on reverse. Rare. SG 4a & 5 £2,500+. BPA Cert (1993).....
Sold for GBP 340
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