New Brunswick

Ref: P5147
  • £3250.00

1855 mourning envelope to England with a bisected 3d and a 6d tied by a barred ‘1’ cancel with a ST JOHN N. S. PAID MY 21 1855 datestamp alongside. A rare BRITISH / 5d / CLAIM cachet is on the front of the cover as well as a red boxed Paid Liverpool 17 JU 1855 and a Paid 1855 18 JUN datestamp. On the back is a Nare JUN 18 1855 arrival c.d.s. A very rare cover with the BRITISH / 5d / CLAIM h/s.