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Stamp of Brazil » Postal History 1818 (Aug. 15) Entire letter from Rio de Janeiro to Papal States
Lot 61534
Brazil » Postal History
Price realised
Unsold
Estimate
700 – 900 EUR
Auction date
Thu 17 Jun 2021 at 18:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1818 (Aug. 15) Entire letter from Rio de Janeiro to Macerata (Papal States), carried via Lisbon with oval “LISBOA.” hs and ms notation on reverse from a Italian forwarding agent in Lisbon “Oggi ricevuta ed incaminata dal Suo Servitore D. Franco. Lignago-Lisbona 25 Nvbre 1818”, arrival ds on 21 December (about four months after) struck adjacent, ms rate on front, a very rare transatlantic mail in this period.