Lot 53 Prince Edward Island #5g 2d Rose Perf. 11.5 x 11 Die 1 Single Usage on November 8, 1869 Cover to James Ross, Esq, in Mount Stewart Bridge, PEI
A fine local cover sent from an indeterminate location on the island to James Ross of Mount Stewart Bridge, PEI. Mr Ross was a scholteacher and later was the proprietor of the Ross Hotel in town. The stamp is cancelled by a barred grid hammer. Cover is open at the top and at the right, but still fine overall. A scarce use of the compound perf on cover. Readable November 8, 1869 Prince Edward Island circular handstamp on the front. Unitrade cat. for fine $350.