Lot 14, Canada 1856 ten pence blue Cartier imperf with re-entry, on cover Québec to New York City

Lot 14 Canada #7iv 1856 10d blue Cartier Imperforate with strong re-entry on cLot 14, Canada 1856 ten pence blue Cartier imperf with re-entry, on cover Québec to New York Cityover, mailed at Quebec on APR.12.1856 to New York City, through Montreal (same day transit on back), with a red PAID handstamp alongside the stamp. Franked with a 10d blue Cartier imperforate, with strong re-entry from position 53, with close to large margins, just touching at bottom left and showing next stamp at top. This is an unusual franking, as the single weight rate would have been 6d. A lovely and rare cover, and accompanied by a 1981 Greene Foundation certificate. Ex. Daniel Cantor collection. Unitrade CV $4,500.