VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE DIETZ & NELSON EXPRESS "PASTE-UP" COVER WITH THE 2-1/2-PENCE DULL ROSE TO LONDON.
This cover was originally pasted to a Wells Fargo cover with U.S. postage. According to Nathan, this express started in 1862 and served the Cariboo Mines, then connected with Wells Fargo at Victoria. This service was eventually sold to Francis Barnard in 1867.
Ex Carr, Wilkinson and Walske.
VERY FINE. A RARELY OFFERED SOUND, PART ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT BLUE IMPERFORATE.
With 1979 P.F. certificate. SG £2,000. Unitrade C$7,500.00
VERY FINE AND SPECTACULAR USE OF THE 1851 1-SHILLING FIRST ISSUE BISECT ON COVER. ONLY SEVEN EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED PREPAYING THE -1/2 OUNCE LETTER-RATE TO THE UNITED STATES.
Ex Col. Green, Seybold and Hackmey. With 1993 Holcombe, 1994 Philatelic Expertising GB (Robson Lowe) and 2015 Greene certificates. SG £24,000