Canada 35d, 37iii, 39b
Gary J. Lyon (Philatelist) Ltd.
Item # S007676

Canada 35d, 37iii, 39b

1875 (July 16) Orange cover endorsed "voie d'Angleterre" mailed to France via Canadian Packet to the United Kingdom, showing an unusual three-colour franking consisting of 1c orange yellow, 3c dull orange red and 6c yellow brown, all Montreal printings perf 11½x12, cancelled by light two-ring numerals of Sherbrooke, split ring dispatch at left, small oval "PD" and clear London Paid 28 JY 75 transit in red, Calais 29 JUIL CDS and Bordeaux 30 JUIL arrival on back; cover has couple small edge tears at foot. An eye-appealing, elusive franking which paid the correct 10c pre-UPU letter rate (per quarter ounce) to France, effective October 1870 to December 1875, Fine to Very Fine  (Unitrade 35d, 37iii, 39b)

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