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Stamp of United States » Incoming Mail Italian States - Papal States. 1862 (April 5). Envelope from Rome to Milford, with 1852 8b in two pairs
Stamp of United States » Incoming Mail Italian States - Papal States. 1862 (April 5). Envelope from Rome to Milford, with 1852 8b in two pairs
Stamp of United States » Incoming Mail Italian States - Papal States. 1862 (April 5). Envelope from Rome to Milford, with 1852 8b in two pairs
Stamp of United States » Incoming Mail Italian States - Papal States. 1862 (April 5). Envelope from Rome to Milford, with 1852 8b in two pairs
Lot 10052
United States » Incoming Mail
Price realised
340 USD
Estimate
350 – 600 USD
Auction date
Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

Italian States – Papal States. 1862 (April 5). Envelope from Rome to Milford, prepaying the 32 baj rate (1858 French-Papal Convention) with 1852 8b in two pairs, tied by grids and “Roma” cds. red French transit, red “3” French credit tying one pair, octagonal “Br. Service” hs and “PORTLAND ME/PAID15” cds in red confirming that the internal 15c was prepaid; a very scarce mail from the Papal States showing the exchange marking of Portland (no similar item was included in the Richard F. Winter collection); carried by the Allan Line “Bohemian”.

Catalogue reference: Sassone 9