Sale 1218 — The "Dubois" Collection of Important Prestamp Covers and Postal Markings of British North America, 1694-1861

Sale Date — Tuesday, 24 March, 2020

Category — Mail to and from Other Countries

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2154
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Sale 1218, Lot 2154, Mail to and from Other CountriesIncredibly rare incoming New Brunswick cover from Dominica

(Dominica to Fredericton, New Brunswick, Jul. 25, 1788). Folded letter datelined “Dominica 25th July 1788” and addressed to Fredericton, New Brunswick, carried privately to Halifax with “Halifax N. Scotia AU 25” split-circle datestamp (Jephcott 10a, MacDonald 4a) and rated “N10” collect at top, missing small pieces of flap from wax removal, still Very Fine and rare incoming letter from Dominica

E. 300-400
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