Lot 10056

United States » Incoming 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: 15d 10h 29m 38s before pre-bidding ends

Italy. 1866 (April 21). Entire letter from Messina to New York, bearing pair of DLR 60c to pay the single rate, tied by cds on departure, repeated alongside, Marseilles red entry and red New York exchange marking below, struck on reverse with neat “LIGNE H/PAQ. FR. N°4” cds, conveyed from Havre by the “Napoleon III”; a rare mail from Italy in conjunction with a scarce Ligne H postmark.

Sassone L21