G.B. – Military 1860

£650.00

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Description

Cover (with enclosed leter) headed “From Musician R. Morgan, Coldstream Gds” and franked by a single 1d red, paying the soldiers concession rate from London to Canada, backstamped upon arrival in Quebec. A most unusual transatlantic soldiers rate cover, accepted at the concessionary rate despite not being countersigned by the commanding officer.