Lot 59 Prince Edward Island #5g 2d Rose Perf. 11.75 x 11.75 x 11.3 x 11.75 Die 1 Single Usage on October 22, 1869 Cover to John Longworth, Esq., in Charlottetown
A VG local cover sent from an indeterminate location on the island to John Longworth Esq in Charlottetown, PEI. Longworth was a lawyer who practiced in Charlottetown. The stamp is cancelled by a very heavy strike of the barred oval grid hammer. The stamp has a missing corner at upper right and the upper portion of the backflap is gone. Still a scarce useage of the compound perf. Unitrade cat. for fine $350. Net est. $50.