Lot 10062
United States » Incoming Mail
Price realised
440 USD
350 – 600 USD
Auction date
Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)

Portugal. 1871 (March 8). Envelope from Lisbon to Philadelphia, paying the 160 reis rate to disembarkation port, with 1867 80r pair (one short perf. at lower right), tied by “1” numeral hs, matching “Lisboa” cds at left, alongside “5” arrival charge, red Liverpool transit and “2” pence accountancy marking indicating the British share for transatlantic carriage, conveyed by the PSNC “Nemesis” to Liverpool and the Cunard “Java” to New York; a delightful and rare cover.

Catalogue reference: Michel 30