Lot 10064
United States » Incoming Mail
Price realised
600 USD
250 – 400 USD
Auction date
Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)

Russia. 1869 (Dec 9). Cover from St. Petersburg to New York, franked by 1866-75 1k, 3k, 10k and 20k on horizontally laid paper, tied by dispatch cds’s, “Aus Russland/Franco” red cds of Aachen, “f7” red crayon cancelled in blue and amended into “wf5”, and red New York cds alongside, embarked on the Cunard SS “Java” at Queenstown; a rare four-colour franking to pay the single rate per Prussian closed mail.

Catalogue reference: Michel 18x, 19x, 21x, 22x