Canada #89 (SG#173) 1c Green on Local Multicoloured New Year Postcard F-72

SKU 222184767807

1910 New years series Illustrated multicoloured embossed New Year postcard to Berlin ON depicting a church flanked by bells. Sent from the Harrisburg and Southampton Railway Post office on December 29, 1910. Franked with a single 1c green Edward VII definitive to pay the 1c local postcard rate. The stamp is tied by a clear strike of a December 29, 1910 Harrisburg and Southampton Railway Post office CDS cancel. The card offered here grades F-72 as follows:

Intactness of the card and integrity: 30/40 (there are a few light creases and minor abasion on the address side from peeling tape)

Paper freshness on the picture side: 8/10

Paper freshness on the address side: 8/10

Condition of the picture: 8/10

Condition of corners and edges: 6/10

Appearance of the handwriting: 2/5

Clarity of the postal markings: 8/10

Condition of the stamp: 2/5

My asking price for this card is based the following factors:

Scarcity of the card and subject matter: $3

Scarcity of the RPO cancel: $5

Discount for condition: -25%

If you have any questions about my valuation system for postal history please do contact me and I will be happy to answer your questions.

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