Lot 10044

United States » Incoming Mail
Estimate: 250 – 400 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Transatlantic Mail
Sold for USD 340

German States – Saxony. 1865 (Apr 4). Single weight cover (part of the back lacking) from Leipzig to New York, bearing 1863 2gr (defective at top right) and 5gr pair, tied by “Leipzig/Dred:Bahnh.” octagonal ds, red Aachen exchange office ds indicating 23 cents credited to U.S., endorsed “via Cork or Queenstown per steamer” confirming the carriage by the Cunard “Cuba”; filing fold passing through one 5gr, a scarce usage.

Michel 17a, 19a