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Lot 10019

United States » Outgoing Mail
Estimate: 250 – 400 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 03:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Transatlantic Mail
Time left: 23d 22h 4m 48s before pre-bidding ends
Description:

1859 (Nov 22). Stampless cover from Boston to Laurvig, Norway, initially processed for American conveyance (Boston Am. Pkt. backstamp), but routed to New York where it was struck with “NEW YORK/BREM. PK./3” debiting 3c for inland fees, carried by N.G.L. “New York”, blue “8 3/4” hs (incl. 6 3/4sgr debited to Bremen and 2sgr to Hamburg, in red crayon) which was applied in Hamburg, Svinesund transit on front, Hamburg cds and blue crayon “7-43” skilling (7 debited for Swedish transit) on back; a rare destination.