Kanada (CANADA & B.N.A) - Kanada 1895
Katalog Scott F3
Canada, 8c blue, REGISTRATION STAMP (very fine) cancelled "R" on 3c envelope send from "Montreal no 18. 95" to Providence / USA (arrival on reverse). A fine usage although overpaying the 5c Registry fee. This stamp used in 1876-77 is priced in the Unitrade catalogue at 9000 CAD.
A similar cover from 1891 with this stamp used to France sold in the Menich coll. (Firby june 22. 2000 lot 162) for 4887 USD !
A 1914 usage was offered in the Cherrystone march 2009 auction (lot 980) for 1000 USD + fees; see scan of this refence.
verkauft / sold