|Estimate:||250 – 400 USD|
|Auction date:||Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)|
|Auction:||Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War|
|Sold for USD 240|
1861 (Feb 23). Entire letter from New Orleans to Bordeaux, carried by forwarding agent to New York with corresponding “M. ECHEVARRIA & CO./NEW-YORK.” two-line hs in blue on reverse, 6 cents double rate exchange debit cds of New York on front, for two rates under U.S.-France Treaty, carried as endorsed by the “Adriatic”, red entry octagon of Havre and “16” decimes due rating (double rate “10” grams in ms at top left); this was the only voyage that the “Adriatic” made under charter for the Cunard Line.