Lot 1092Nova Scotia, 1859 (Dec. 15) Sackville N.B. to Amherst, N.S., cover bearing New Brunswick 1851, 6d olive yellow (2b), top half with full margins, neatly tied by sharp strike of Sackville "24" oval grid cancels, reverse with Sackville (12.15) origin cds and Amherst (12.16) arrival backstamp; sealed cover tear, still Extremely Fine, ex-Banfield, Carr, KL (Cheung); with 1956 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
A CHOICE NEW BRUNSWICK 1851 6D OLIVE YELLOW DIAGONAL BISECT USE.