Lot 10015
United States » Outgoing Mail
Estimate: 350 – 600 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Transatlantic Mail
Sold for USD 350

1858 (Sep 6). Envelope from Hartford to St. Petersburg (Jarvis correspondence), paying the single rate for Prussian closed mail with 1857-61 1c blue, type V, and 12c black, plate 1, pair and single (partly trimmed by scissors), tied by red barred hs, Hartford cds at left, “142 red crayon representing 14sgr debited to Russia and Aachen framed ds also tying the 1c denomination, additionally charged in ms with “f3” Silbergroschen for Russian internal fees, arrival cds on back, carried by the Cunard SS “Canada”; cover edge faults at base, an attractive and scarce usage.

Scott 24, 36