Los 10002

Canada » Nova Scotia » Outgoing Mail
Schätzung: 350 – 500 USD
Auktionsdatum: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auktion: Transatlantische Post & Spanisch-Amerikanischer Krieg
Katalog: Transatlantic Mail
Verkauft für USD 400

1851 (Sep 18). Cover from Halifax to Barcelona, Spain, „2/10“ in ms at top left prepaying the single rate to the Spanish border, „HALIFAX/PAID/NOVA SCOTIA“ in red, 2s3d notation at top left to denote the British claim, „PF“ oval indicating rate paid including the French port and blue „10Rs~“ paying the full rate in Spain, as there was not an Anglo-Spanish postal treaty into force, carried by the Cunard SS „America“ to Liverpool; a rare stampless usage to this destination.